The perfect storm is approaching the East Coast. Everyone reading this, if you live in the path of that storm, clear the yard of anything that can blow away, stock up the cupboards, make sure there's wood for the fireplace and fuel for the generator and that you've downloaded lots of good reading to your… Continue reading After This Perfect Storm
Readers are wonderful people. Today I'm thinking about readers because writing is a lonely job with little connection to the world, let alone to the people who actually read what I write. I know someone out there is reading my works because magazine subscription and book sale statistics tell me my stories are getting out… Continue reading Readers… Wonderful People!
On to my next novel and back to what I often enjoy, writing a story with a touch of the supernatural. This time it's something in a lake that's been there for a long, long time. Since before white people came to the north woods. So the question will be, are the spirits friendly or not? … Continue reading On to the next American romance novel with a gothic feel
I finally… finally… finally… got my next novella… Wanted: Sharpshooter… (originally Night of the Puma but that didn't work out) uploaded to Amazon where it's for sale. I'm still in a state of shock at how different on-line publishing is from writing for paper books and magazines. Which is only relevant because it took me way… Continue reading SHARPSHOOTER… NOT!
First, a bit of housekeeping. I have the feeling I've not got a lot more working writer tips in me. At least, not for the time being. I admit I'm amazed how many tips I remember when I sit down and try to think what has helped me over the years. Still…. not so many… Continue reading WORKING WRITER TIP… MIDDLES