Category Archives: writing

Why Do Writers Have to Do Math?

Welcome to #MFRW 52-week Blog Challenge where this week the topic is Word Counts Matter…How Much? How Often? When I heard the topic, I cringed. It might be written in fancy prose, with a prompt to provoke contemplation but I smelled it for what it was—math. A necessary evil. Even for writers. Continue reading

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Why I Love Facebook & Other Places I Hang out in Cyberspace

MFRW social media hangoutIt amazes me that I can connect with other writers and authors I love through a plethora of social media sites.

I have total fangirl moments.

These larger than life writers I admire are actually—gasp—human. Who knew?  Continue reading

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My Muse Invites New Stories Like It’s a Surprise Party

So many times, authors are asked, “Where do you get your ideas for your stories?” For me, I think the easier way to answer this question might be to tell them where I don’t get ideas. Because unlike many people who say how they’ve got a book in them that needs to come out. I have countless books in me vying to get out All. The. Time. Continue reading

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