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Come see me in San Diego!

I am so excited to announce that I’ll be presenting my workshop Cash & Creativity: How Cleaning Up Your Finances Can Spark New Creative Success… 55 more words


A New Normal

It hasn’t taken long for me to settle into life in Boston. In fact, it has been surprisingly easy – I have great roommates, an amazing apartment, possibly the best job I could have hoped for, and a new place to explore. 279 more words

On Writing

Word Count: January 31 through February 6

Well, I seem to be getting my head back in the game with my writing schedule.    Hopefully, I’ll be able to keep it up for the rest of the month (cooties, willing). 84 more words

On Writing

Character Types: Round vs Flat

We’re past the age of heroes and hero kings. … Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it’s up to the writer to find ways to make them interesting. 517 more words


Bright Days of Winter

In winter, the bare trees cast shadows on the ground at night–with the moon as the solitary spotlight. Blues, grays, shades of white–the world is an Ansel Adams pictorial. 44 more words


Snippet Sunday - Valkyrie's Maniacal Plans

Now is the real test as to whether my “readers” will like the direction of my new WIP. If you were expecting spicy romance, predictable romance, or . 387 more words

Ellie Mack

Maybe Mud, Not Stone

This is a little how I feel today. Easier to say what I’m not doing. Like today. I’m not revising. The memoir. Now sitting at a whopping ninety-some thousand words, gone over and gone over and revised and revised, and not done. 186 more words