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14 Ways to Stretch Your Writing Voice

In my last post, I talked briefly about stretching as a writer. Hopefully, you’re on track with writing. You’re sitting in front of the page every day, or most days, and hammering out some words. 627 more words

Butt In Chair

Haunting Past

Free to Leave by Long Tall Deb off the album Diamonds on the Desert Floor released 2010. Self released.

Dear Diary,

For some reason in searching for my writing ‘voice’, the past has reared it’s sometimes ugly head. 531 more words

Diary Of A Middle Age Woman Writer

Printers Row Flash Fiction Contest

The synopsis read:

Mystery Writers of America Flash Fiction Contest,  Are you a budding writer? Mystery Writers of America gives you one line – and you write a story of 500 words of less, which you will read for a supportive audience of fellow writers and mystery fans. 467 more words



I have been working on a project that has sent me into the public domain searching for works that will not cause me to pay royalties yet will entertain and enlighten.   126 more words


Weekly Writing Workshop: Finding Your Voice

What is/How do You Find Your Voice as a Writer?

Floating in some cosmic space between our brains and the realm of the muses lies each of our voices. 871 more words


Creativity is No Black & White Tie Affair

Creativity is No Black and White Tie Affair

Creativity is no black and white tie affair

 no rigid staff and measure on the barline of life… 171 more words


Like Nailing Jell-o to a Tree

Back when I was young and foolish – about twenty minutes ago – I thought that the best way to vaunt into the exclusive echelons of “serious writer” status was to mimic The Best.  824 more words