Finding Time to Write

Today’s post is going to be short, because I’m sick #notfun. But it is a valid excuse to read and watch all my favorite movies. But on a happy note, this Louisiana girl got snow yesterday……. six inches in fact! And yes, I was in it, no I should not have been.  😊 So of […]

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3 Reasons You Should Make a Timeline

I love timelines; I love seeing what was going on in other parts of the world during the Spanish Armada, the War of the Roses, etc.   These devices help me put historical events in perspective, to see how those events and the people involved in them connect to one another. But for some strange reason […]

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Writing Distractions and How to Overcome Them

  Distractions may be the number one thing that prevents us from writing. Anything from family, messes, pets, or neighbors can take our minds away from our project. And for me, once my train of thought is derailed, it’s hard for me to get back on track. So how can we eliminate distractions? One big […]

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Guest Post // Outlining is Good, Even if You Hate It

Today, I’m happy to have my friend Hope on the blog, talking about outlining. Is it something you like,  or you hate? I only recently became a lover of outlining myself,  and I loved reading Hope’s thoughts on the subject.                                                            Outline gets a bad rap sometimes. There are writers who just want to write […]

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Finding My Lost Joy

    I had mentioned before that this November was my first time participating in NaNoWriMo. But seven days into it, I’m here to say that I am withdrawing. Now, I’m not one to want to quit something. Giving up is like an annoying fly. I have to keep trying and trying because it just […]

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