Category Archives: What I’ve Learned

The Business Of Publishing- A Writers Take

Writing a killer novel is just a tiny facet of the whole shinny deal, the rest is work, and the hardest part happens before you even land that book deal.   How do I know? I’ve spent hours researching the … Continue reading

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What is a blog and why is it important?

An aspiring writer asked this of me this weekend. He was full of doubt that blogs would do any good and believed that blogs were just another online method of bitching to the world how bad life sucked. I get … Continue reading

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Writers group, how I heart you!

Last night I had my first ever writers group meeting. I know why I put off joining a writers group, and now those reason seem silly. I’ve been writing for most of my life but it took me until recently … Continue reading

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The road to publication

Yesterday I was asked what steps I’m taking to get published, which, of course got me thinking.  What steps am I taking to get published? What are  the steps to publication? Well, I don’t think there are steps, as in … Continue reading

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The Art of Multitasking

My writing revolves around my ability to multitask. There are times when I wish I was able to do this more effectively. It would be wonderful if I could write two stories at the same time.  I don’t mean write … Continue reading

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6 Ways to Amp Up Productivity

I fight for each word I write.  It’s a constant battle against life and work.  Every minute I can scrape up to work is an uncut gem waiting to be polished.  The rarity of my writing time saddens me a … Continue reading

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Writing Evolution

Over morning coffee today, we discussed evolution.  (I know, what wonderful things to talk about when the brain hasn’t yet kicked in to full gear.  What kind of dorks are we?) Anyway, like most things, it got me thinking.  Everything … Continue reading

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