Monthly Archives: January 2014

Sharing with others; talking about writing!

Speaking engagements have dominated the fall and winter. Although the venues, the audiences have been vastly different, I have enjoyed sharing my passion for writing. For Bridgeway Senior Care, I directed a journal workshop. Although many in the audience had … Continue reading

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Book Clubs for Writers

One of my speaking topics is “Book Clubs for Writers,” a topic that brings together two passions of novelists.  Stephen King proclaims, “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: you must read … Continue reading

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Weed that Garden

  At my house, we are in “deep winter.” Cold winds thrash the trees; bleak, grey skies hover close. The snowstorm has passed leaving behind grey choppy mounds of snow.“if Winter comes, can Spring be far behind?”  (Shelley) comes to … Continue reading

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To me, writing is an adventure; it takes you to uncharted territory, provides hair-raising, nail-biting journeys, which are entertaining and sometimes, rewarding. I am a “pantser,” meaning I write by-the-seat-of-my-pants. I do not begin and then follow a detailed, complex … Continue reading

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