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Hone Your Craft

I participated in the Arlington (Massachusetts) Book Festival last weekend, one of three on a panel discussing revision, and the moderator popped a surprise question on us: What advice would you give a beginning writer? 1,228 more words

Writing - Tools, Tips & Resources

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Words & Music

Today was one of those unusual days when my autoharp lesson and my critique group/writers’ meeting happened to be on the same day. This meant I left the house at lunchtime and didn’t return until after 8:00 this evening. 631 more words

Triangle Writers Spring 2017 News

Earlier this month more than a dozen of our members came to the Triangle Writers Cocktail Hour in downtown Raleigh to celebrate our growth to 850+ members. 1,004 more words


Want to be a better writer? Join a critique group by Sarah Rubin

Since The Ghost Light came out in January, I’ve been having a lot of fun visiting schools and talking about maths and mysteries and answering kids’ questions about being an author.  705 more words


I Love Feedback

I just finished a critique group of mine (I'm in two … if you only count critique groups and not accountability groups.)

Sometimes you come out of them feeling great about your stories, other times you come out of them feeling like you're worthless, can't write for shit, and should give up altogether. 308 more words


Back to work tomorrow

Okay, so I admit to being responsible for my own attitude. Last week was shitty, and I can either walk in with a bad attitude, or find a way to get over it. 294 more words

Meeting other Artists!

Today I went to a critique group for children’s book authors/illustrators in Stuttgart for the first time. I had connected to them via facebook and was excited for the day ahead. 353 more words