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6 Tips for Writers to Handle Criticism

Every writer receives criticism. And it’s really not a lot of fun. The first thing I want to say, and occasionally do, is, “Don’t you understand what I’m doing there? 471 more words

Thoughts On Writing

Rottweilers and Writing

Every morning when I start to write, Callum curls up at my feet – actually cuddling with them.

When he did this the first time, I was actually terrified. 423 more words


Finding Beauty in the Detail

Walking Cody, our Black Lab, has many benefits, one of which is taking notice of elements of the natural world otherwise missed when speeding by in a vehicle. 325 more words

Thoughts On Writing

Meet My Writing Friends

I thought that since I posted about our weekly evening writing group, you might like to take a look at what my friends are writing.  They each have a blog where they write, in addition to the other things they write when we meet weekly. 81 more words

My Writing Journey

Novel Announcement

Hello WordPress Readers!  I’m making this post as an announcement to an exciting journey I’m preparing to embark on in September; but first… a little history. 749 more words


An excerpt from Bite Back book 5

Very slight spoilers…

I generally feel with these quiet parts of the Bite Back books that I’m going overboard. Readers generally come back and tell me I’m not. 869 more words


Sally Ember--*CHANGES*, Conversations between Authors

I was really nervous taking part in *CHANGES* with Sally Ember this morning. I had never done anything close to a live show, whether it be a television, internet, or radio program. 231 more words