Over time, I've collected some of my favorite writing memes. Here are some of my favorites. They do not belong to me but have been shared time and time again on various web sites and Facebook pages. Help yourself.
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I'd like to take a poll but better yet, I'd like to see your comments on the first page of my work in progress; Demons and Jade. All I want to know (I suppose) is, if you read this first page, would you want to keep going. (?) I realize this is a dangerous experiment … Continue reading Page One – Chapter One – Demons and Jade – The Ivory Razor Adventure Series
I've been a bit MIA lately on my blog. I go through phases where I internalize things and it takes a breakthrough of some kind to pop the cork and allow the pressure to escape in a fountain of liquid bubbles of thoughts and words. I went to dinner last night with two of my … Continue reading Here, There and Everywhere but “Here” – Popping the Cork
I'm definitely a long shot but what the heck right? I've voted for my newest book, The Blue Diamond - The Razor's Edge, in the Historical Fiction as well as the Romance category and you can too! To vote for The Blue Diamond in Historical Fiction, click HERE. To vote for The Blue Diamond … Continue reading The #Goodreads Choice Awards Opening Round (Shameless self promotion time!)
One of my favorite Facebook pages to peruse is Pirates Among Us. She always has the best of everything pirate! We've struck up a friendship through our mutual love of pirate lore etc. and through this, I not only found more treasure than I could have imagined but she is also a published author! Click … Continue reading Get Flushed by J.J. Nikitin!
And here we have what jumped out at me: 4. They take control of their lives. (Self-Efficacy) “Become major, Paul. Live like a hero. That's what the classics teach us. Be a main character. Otherwise what is life for?” - J.M. Coetzee You can’t waste time waiting for permission from an imaginary, all-knowing mentor to tell … Continue reading The 15 Principles Of Highly Successful Authors by Stephanie Lennox
Although I'm disappointed I cannot attend the ceremony in Florida due to financial constraints, this gorgeous baby takes the sting out if it. Thank you Kitty and Ravenswood/Gmta for believing in my book and thank you Readers' Favorite for choosing it for the Silver Medal in Paranormal Fiction! Most of all, thank you everyone who … Continue reading My Medal Arrived!
Reece is a fellow Ravenswood Publishing author. We've struck up a friendship over our mutual love of writing. Despite our age difference, we have wonderful chats about our passion, proving writing and the dedication to the craft has no bounds. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you Reece Bridger - Author / Fantasist / Professional Dreamer / Voice … Continue reading Please Welcome My Amazing Friend Reece Bridger to the Blog Today!
I entered a contest last month on the Rave Reviews Book Club. I lost 😦 but then again, I won because it was a really fun little exercise in writing something under 1,000 words. It's kind of silly, scary and weird but I had fun writing it. I can't help but wonder what sort of strange … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Writer – 780 Words of Pure Fiction