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Writing a Mystery Novel - Plot 101 or Where to FInd Ideas

Today, we will begin a series of short blogs on how an author can craft and sell a novel, beginning with where a writer can find plot and character ideas. 699 more words

Creative Writing


“There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.”

― Epictetus… 399 more words


S/O National Poetry Writing Month

So, as the world may have it, I have been hacking away at my computer for the past three weeks, in attempt to launch the beta stage of my consulting company and website, whilst posting thing after thing, completely oblivious to the fact that it is…. 297 more words

Poetry & Reflections

Bird by Bird

Bird By Bird
By Anne Lamott
(Anchor, 272 pp)



Audience: New writers and those in search of inspiration.

Scope: Writing anecdotes and advice. 424 more words

Craft Corner

Failure or are YOU just not trying?

As I stare at the blank page and sip on my cup of filter coffee I think about writers block. What is writers block? When you can’t think of a single idea to write about or the latter when you have so many ideas pouring out of every crevice of your being and you can’t focus on one particular idea. 272 more words