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Running For the Finish Line

A couple of weeks ago my son, Kevin, and I were lucky enough to attend the opening of the Terry Fox exhibit at the prestigious… 350 more words


The Necessity of Your Existence as a Writer

If the title of this post drew you in, then you know you are a writer – woven into your DNA – hard wired into the inner workings of your brain – heart and soul – born to create. 439 more words

Aspiring Authors

Reaching Your Goals

Some people in my circle of influence think I’m a prolific writer. If 2000 words a day is the mark, I reach it most days. But, that  wasn’t always the case. 714 more words

Writing Process

Are You a Slow and Steady Writer?

We might not get that novel written in the time frame we had in mind, but as long as we’re putting one word after the other, we will arrive at THE END. 135 more words

Aspiring Authors

To any writers who might read this–write your stuff the way you want to. Don’t let others tell you how to write your work. Of course, if you  93 more words

Other Stuff

How Creative Are You?

I’ve been working on new short stories and feel excited about writing with photo prompts. In one of the literary magazines I read a while back, they had a cool idea called, Bridge the Gap, where they took two images and the asked their readership to contribute stories around the pictures. 49 more words

Writing Process

Assets Versus Liabilities

After months of working my way through the maze of confusion regarding a giant leap of faith into the world of writing and public speaking, I confided this unexpected journey to a trusted friend and mentor. 840 more words