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Does Your Summer Writing Schedule Feel Like a Fling?

As summer approaches I become giddy as a school girl, hopping up and down and anticipating the end of the day.  I’m fortunate to have a day job where we have summer hours, which means that my day ends at 11am on Fridays.   612 more words


Writing a historical book and research

In preparation for writing the full version of Plunder, I did some research. I read a few books and thought I had “enough” to write. 223 more words

Delilah Night


Gaslighting is a popular form of disinformation these days.

Say an untruth often enough and in a loud enough voice, the lie becomes fact (if simply to stop arguing over the inanity of it). 61 more words


Pinch Me! Writers House Accepts My Novel

I’m so excited. Robin Rue, a senior agent at Writers House, one of the top 20 literary agencies in the nation and the largest in the world, will be helping me find a publisher for my novel,  703 more words


This is what writing is like.

This is what writing is like.

Emily Brontë, age 21, in the margins beneath a new poem:

“I am more terrifically and infernally and idiotically and brutally STUPID—than ever I was in the whole course of my incarnate existence. 61 more words