From the Ashes ~ An OYAN Summer Workshop Reflection Post

I started out writing this post as a summary of what I learned last week at the OYAN workshop. After all this is a writing blog, right? That’s what would make the most sense for me to share. I had my notes beside me and my fingers on the keys and the words wouldn’t come. […]

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Why I’m Excited to Be Going to a Writing Conference

We’ve all stumbled across The List. The List of what every writer needs to do to succeed. Generally, at the top of the list is “attend a writing conference.” Pffttt. Yeah. Writing conferences’ cost hundreds of dollars, and that’s a lot of money to dish out for just a few days. Yes, it is a […]

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Behind the Scenes of My Writing Day

I don’t know about you, but I love the “behind the scenes” of a movie. It’s fascinating to me to know what went on to make the movie what it was, the makeup, the hair, the props. I have five of the six movie books for The Hobbit.  And while I was disappointed with the […]

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Porch Swing Girl Blog Tour

Hey friends.  Today I’m delighted to be a blog tour stop for Taylor’s Bennett’s novel, Porch Swing Girl.   I haven’t been able to read Porch Swing Girl yet, but I can’t wait, because I love the sea, and since this is set in Hawaii, I bet I’ll get a lot of it.  You can […]

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