What Made You? Top Five Books…

Dear Mae Clair, over at Story Empire, posted an interesting commentary on the five books that had an impact on her; essentially the books that helped make her, well, her! It got me thinking about the things that have made us. The books that influenced our writing, the movies that shaped our views of the … Continue reading What Made You? Top Five Books…

The Writing Magic

Why do we write? During the long hours of editing, the critiques and rewrites, the formatting and marketing, we might find ourselves asking this... why the hell do we write? We write for when the Writing Magic happens. As a planster (a plotter AND a panster) I have an outline divided into chapters, each chapter … Continue reading The Writing Magic

Book Reviews

I don't post book reviews here - or rather - I haven't posted book reviews here in the past. Chiefly, this is because I'm usually too busy to READ. However, I have made a point of finding time this year to read, so consequently, I've actually finished a few books (yes, and there were a … Continue reading Book Reviews