November 29, 2011

What I learned from Nanowrimo: 4 words

I did it! Coming in at roughly 52,000 words, I’ve written my 2nd novel. Of course, as it is my first draft, much re-writing, editing and revising needs to be […]
November 21, 2011

Writing a book in retirement: An interview with Susan Boyd on how she wrote Secrets of the Charles

When I was with ATF’s press office, I worked with some outstanding people in some extraordinary times. One of my colleagues, and later my supervisor, Susan McCarron (now Susan […]
November 14, 2011

There’s no Starbucks in the mountains

My sons’ baseball season has finally ended. (Yes, well after the World Series.) Translated, this means: while I love my children something fierce, thank you God […]
November 9, 2011

4 Blog Posts Writers Should Not Miss This Week

Hi all, I’m busy with Nanowrimo (I’m up to 16,000 words, woohoo!) so I thought I’d direct you to some good blog posts I spotted this […]
November 1, 2011

National Novel Writing Month (Nanowrimo) Begins!

While I’m busy writing 50,000 words this month as part of NaNoWriMo, I encourage you to do the same. And stop the excuses, because I have […]