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How not to propose

In Impending Love and War heroine Courtney Beecher wants Douglas Raymond to propose so she can turn him down. It doesn’t go as easily as planned. 294 more words

Fiction Writing

Setting vs World Building

In my study of developing characters in fiction, I have come across many wonderful worksheets and tips on getting to know my characters.  Today I  read an article on… 328 more words

Writing The Book

Characters on Cannery Row

I am currently reading Cannery Row by John Steinbeck. I’m a fan of Steinbeck, but I have to admit I struggled with the beginning of this book. 446 more words


Writing Quote #1 ~ Killing Characters

I admit, that, as a writer, I want to kill off my characters. It can cause a bit of a shock in the story and is a good way to keep the plot moving forward. 145 more words


Another Kind of Necessary Evil

I have a lot of evil thoughts lately.

I’ve been working on a novel and I’ve come to realize just how evil I’ve made the main antagonist. 557 more words


"The Cuckoo's Calling" by Robert Galbraith

How great is it when your ‘in person’ bookclub chooses a book that has been on your own personal ‘to read’ pile for over a year! 603 more words

Book Reviews

Artist Use Starbucks Coffee Sleeves To Draw Celebrated Characters

Instagram based artist @sleevebucks used Starbucks cardboard sleeves to draw acclaimed characters utilizing the well known mermaid logo. Artist’s renowned work incorporates Harry Porter, Voldemort, Elsa from film… 320 more words