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Writing with the Tarot

I posted a while ago about using tarot as a prompt, and that I was expanding the exercise to create a stream of characters, names, places and events/plot/situations. 452 more words

About Writing

Library Lovers Month

Did you know you can find a holiday (either a celebratory day or month) for nearly every thing?

Check out this fun link.

I love my local library. 146 more words


This was supposed to be a writing day and I cannot be too surprised that I only dragged a thousand words or so into the net, but I’m not complaining. 203 more words


The Creative Process

Writing is an interesting process.  There’s a lot that goes into getting a short story done let alone creating a whole novel.  So I made this nifty infographic to prominently display how I go through my writing process. 603 more words


My economics of writing #amwriting

My last post about my wonderful, horrible, exciting, terrifying year of trying to be “a writer” seems to have struck a nerve with some other writers. 3,181 more words


My year of living as a "writer." #amwriting

Anyone who follows this blog, or any of my other blogs or social media sites, is well aware that I am an unusual example of a “writer.” Until thirteen months ago, I had only published a few technical articles in a few magazines, or self-published on a monthly on-disk magazine that I ran as managing editor or publisher. 1,709 more words


My Writing Process

Vicki Goldman, a writer and book blogger recently asked me to write a piece about my writing process, which she posted on her website. She’s read and reviewed hundreds of books, if you’re looking for your next read, you should take a look. 17 more words