Monthly Archives: March 2016

THE JOY OF COMPLETING A NOVEL

I’ve been working on Gram & Me for over two years. I thought, once I retired, that I’d pump out a new manuscript at least every year, if not every six months. I certainly have enough ideas to keep them … Continue reading

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Writers: Looking For Destination Learning?

C.S.Lakin just announced the following learning opportunities at beautiful Lake Tahoe: Two Tahoe Retreats! September 14-18 and October 19-23 ~ There are still spaces available! I’m adding on another intimate writers’ retreat at beautiful South Lake Tahoe, CA! Here’s what’s exciting! … Continue reading

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17 Reasons Buffer Will Blow Your Mind

FOR BUSY BLOGGERS, THERE’S NOTHING LIKE BUFFER OR HOOTSUITE TO STREAMLINE YOUR SHARING AND POSTING EFFORTS! HERE’S JANICE WALD IN HER RECENT MOSTLYBLOGGING POST TO TELL YOU MORE: 17 Reasons for using Buffer to preschedule your posts on social media are … Continue reading

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Should you write a happy or an unhappy ending?

Originally posted on Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life:
When writing the climax your story, you’ll need to decide if the ending will be happy or unhappy. In a happy ending, the main character solves the story’s problems by restoring the…

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TUESDAY LEARN AND GROW

There are so many opportunities out there for writers to hone their craft, learn about the publishing process or research topics of interest! Ever heard of Master Class? Through this website, high profile artists from many venues (writing, acting, photography, … Continue reading

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MOTIVATION TO WRITE

  Most of the time, my motivation to write is built in, automatic, unquestioned. But sometimes…sometimes I have nothing. No inspiration. No ideas for the next few pages of my story. Like my right-side brain has gone into a coma. … Continue reading

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small stones – 03.07.16

Such an inspiration from Lori Carlson – look inside yourself, discover your passion, and let it flow. I searched the Universe to find myself thinking I was lost and then one day I realized I was not out THERE I was … Continue reading

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