I have realized in the past few months that I love to edit. Not only my work, but others work too. I’ve been told more than once that I have a real talent for it. Maybe this is because of how much I read. I feel a passion about helping someone turn their story into so much more. I feel a sense of accomplishment when … Continue reading Why hasn’t the time machine been invented yet?
I’ve got my tagline, and I love it!! After weeks of struggling to find the perfect “hook”, it finally came to me. What is the book about? What do the main characters want? What is keeping them from having it? After contemplating all these questions this is what I came up with. So here it is! “Love conquers all, but can it conquer death – … Continue reading Tagline!
I have just under a month to get everything in order for the Writers Conference that I am attending. Not a lot of time to get it all accomplished. The list seems to continue to grow every single day, and sometimes it just seems overwhelming. The main thing I need to get done is writing my pitch. Something I know nothing about. I have researched … Continue reading Writing a Pitch
When I started this blog I had no idea what it was going to be about. I had just read that as an aspiring author, one of the best ways to get your name out there was to start blogging. So I did. But what do I blog about? What would be interesting to other people? How do you get followers? Does anyone really care … Continue reading My Journey
All my life I have been quiet and shy, I don’t put myself out there. I stay in the background, afraid to show others what I’m capable of. I don’t take chances, or risks. It’s just not who I am. Not how I’m wired. So writing short stories and a novel is a real challenge for me. They are a part of me, a personal part … Continue reading It’s the Little Things
When I was 13 I picked up my first Stephen King book, It. From the very first page I was hooked. I fell in love with his writing, his stories, and because of Mr. King, the horror genre. Throughout the years I have read hundreds, and hundreds of books, romance, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, and mystery. If the story catches my attention I will read it. … Continue reading A Thank You to Stephen King
In 45 days I am going to my first writer’s conference and I can barely contain my excitement. I’m looking forward to being with others that share my passion for the written word. To be in the same room with people who understand what I am going through, the struggle to put words to paper, and create something that someone else wants to read. It’s … Continue reading 45 Days and counting