EVENING INTERSECTION – a short story collaboration with author Marni Mann

What do you get when you make two woman with very different stories collide in the middle of an awful night? This is when writing gets really fun! Marni and I met after I’d just launched Moonlight and Oranges,when she … Continue reading

Writing Scene-by-Scene

Whether you’re writing a novel, novella, or short story, you write in scenes.  If you’re writing a super short story which often one scene long, this concept still applies. Common scenes: An opening scene, a conclusion scene, a flashback scene, a fight … Continue reading

Writing with Structure

Imitating excellent art isn’t complicated it you know what to look for–and it’s not plagiarism if you are using your own unique content. Have you ever ready a brilliant essay or a short story that really packed a punch and wondered how … Continue reading