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On My Shelf Again

The books that belong On My Shelf have been packed in boxes and out of sight and reach for more than a month. And my “shelf” didn’t even exist. 471 more words

The Way Back Part 2

I have to get my creative thinking back on track.

Since December 30, I’ve been focused almost entirely on getting settled into our condo. Buying things, hanging things, returning things, unpacking things, donating unneeded things and cleaning things became all important to me. 547 more words

The Way Back - Part 1

I’ve been absent from blogging, writing and social media for four months, but it seems like years. I desperately need to get back into the rhythm of praying, reading and writing daily. 431 more words


Top 5 Books I've read in 2016

It’s the final week of 2016 so I figure it’s time to share some of best books I’ve read year. Some of these were published this year, some were not. 1,135 more words


The Best Books For Writers - Part 3: Books on the Writing Life


Previously on… 

Part 1 – Books on Being Writerly

Part 2 – Books on the Craft of Writing

These books have some crossover with the books on craft (the first half of King’s  549 more words


You know what November means don't you?

I’m not talking about turkeys or fresh baked apple pies either. November is NaNoWriMo. Huh?  For those of you who are newish to the fiction writing gig NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month. 124 more words

Writers Helping Writers

Writer's Market Guides

Writer’s market guides abound! They are very useful when researching periodical and book markets for your manuscripts. Their formats vary, but they all include valuable information–much more than just a list of publishers. 172 more words