Writers Beware! An Unknown Pitfall for Obsessed Writers


O k, If I’m being honest then there are many pitfalls of being a writer right along with many benefits 🙂 It’s a double edged sword at times. However, there is one pitfall that has taken me by surprise. If you are one of my regulars you would know that I’ve been absent for overContinue reading “Writers Beware! An Unknown Pitfall for Obsessed Writers”

It’s Official!!!


I finally took the leap and became an official member of  RWA (Romance Writers of America)! I can already feel the RWA magic fairy dust rain upon me. …all my publishing dreams and wishes will come true… O k….maybe this isn’t quite as magical as I’m making it out to be but it is aContinue reading “It’s Official!!!”

To Be Detailed or Vague: That Is The Question


Everyone who writes a book needs to decide on its setting. A book’s setting is used to identify and establish the time, place and mood of the events in the story. Basically it’s the where, when and under what circumstances the story is taking place. So, the pressing questions are: Do you use a locationContinue reading “To Be Detailed or Vague: That Is The Question”

Writing Communities: From the General to the Genre Specific


Since starting this writing journey I’ve heard time and time again about the benefits of joining writing communities. I’ve taken the step once before to research them but there is just SO many that it made my head spin. Plus there’s always that feeling of, “Would I even really fit into this group?” or “DoContinue reading “Writing Communities: From the General to the Genre Specific”

Summer Fun and Then Some….


What did I tell you, two weeks into summer and I’ve already missed 2 blog post deadlines. I knew it was bound to happen. So, I decided to put out a special post for Thursday. This post is on a more personal note then any of my other ones, chalk full of iPhone photography lolContinue reading “Summer Fun and Then Some….”