The End

The End. Those two words sum up every reason why I try to write a novel. I love to create and I can’t hold a book in my hand if I don’t reach those immortal two words. But it’s more than just the self-gratification of holding up something I made with...
Writing Groups

Writing Groups

Writing groups are scary. Think of the risk you are taking when you decide to join/form a writing group: You are inviting like-minded individuals into your home. That might sound great, but take an honest look in the mirror for a second. YOU’RE A WRITER! You...
Location, Location, Location

Location, Location, Location

I’ve been writing now for a number of years. I’ve tried writing at home, work, my car (not while driving), cabins and libraries. Here’s what I’ve come to learn about good writing environments. Writing at home If you have children…THEY...
Showing vs. Telling

Showing vs. Telling

Showing versus telling is every writers best friend and worst enemy. Do it right¬†and…not many people will notice (which is a great thing). Do it wrong…EVERYONE WILL NOTICE Here’s some examples of showing versus telling: Telling: I want him to feel...