I’m taking a week off, visiting San Francisco’s finest bookstores. It’s the best time to visit bookstores, because they each have a table full of books about historical women to honor Women’s History Month. See you next week!
I’m excited! Today I’m flying to Southern California to attend the writing workshop: “The Emotional Craft of Fiction.” For the next three days, I’ll be learning how to become more skillful in bringing emotion to the page. Emotional impact is a huge reason why readers read novels. It’s also why I write novels. This workshop’s going […]
Here’s to enjoying the company of good friends and family. I wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!
I’m off to San Francisco to work with a blogging client. I’ll also do some vacationing and check out bookstores. See you in about two weeks!
No blog this week, as I get ready for the Willamette Writers’ Conference that starts tonight and runs through Sunday! It’s the largest writers’ conference west of the Mississippi River, with over 750 participants. I’m looking forward to spending time with my fellow writers!
Yesterday I wrote “Finis” on a 304-page first draft of my latest novel. It was a hard slog, but I was motivated […]
Use my strong women bookmarks for Women’s History Month? You bet! I got a great email yesterday from […]
I take the holidays off to reflect about the past year and the upcoming year.[…]