From Leavenworth with Love…

In two and a half days, I logged over 10,000 words of story architecture, plotting, and brainstorming for my newest novel idea as a byproduct of a writers retreat that I and seven other individuals enjoyed this last weekend. Was the writing … Continue reading

Writers’ Retreats and Why They’re Good for You

I took this picture on the beach, a few minutes’ walk away from the cabin where I and three fellow writers retreated for three nights and four days (last Thursday through Sunday) that we dedicated to writing.  You do not have to be rich … Continue reading

Write for Those You’ll Impact

Today, I’m prepared to delve into the emotional side of writing.  It’s my homage to the holiday.  Valentine’s Day, at least in our culture, has been dedicated to red paper hearts, flowers, creme-filled chocolates, expensive dinners and anything else you can … Continue reading