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The Disaster Days — Review

Thought for the Day: “But words are things, and a small drop of ink, Falling like dew, upon a thought, produces That which makes thousands, perhaps millions, think…” ~ Lord Byron ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: HERE is a post called 12 Things Everyone Tells You About Writing But Maybe You Need to Hear… Continue reading The Disaster Days — Review

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Wildfire — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: "Don't wait until you're 'in the mood.' Get into the mood by writing." ~ Margaret Atwood ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: I know a lot of you have an interest in writing historical fiction. K. M. Weiland has a good post HERE with 7 tips for researching when writing historical… Continue reading Wildfire — Review & Giveaway

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Birdie — Review

Thought for the Day: “Don’t watch the clock: do what it does. Keep going.” ~ Sam Levenson ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: K. M. Allen has a good post HERE with 5 Writing Ideas to Transform a Boring Scene. For me, excellent examples are such a terrific help. Writer’s Helping Writers has just such… Continue reading Birdie — Review

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Small as an Elephant — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: "If you stuff yourself full of poems, essays, plays, stories, novels, films, comic strips, magazines, music, you automatically explode every morning like Old Faithful. I have never had a dry spell in my life, mainly because I feed myself well, to the point of bursting. I wake early and hear my… Continue reading Small as an Elephant — Review & Giveaway

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Two Quick Reviews — Dream Within a Dream & The Battle of Junk Mountain

Thought for the Day: “You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.” ~ Madeleine L’Engle ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Writing poetry is good discipline and good for the soul. I try my hand at… Continue reading Two Quick Reviews — Dream Within a Dream & The Battle of Junk Mountain

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Free Lunch — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: "Nobody will stop you from creating. Do it tonight. Do it tomorrow. That is the way to make your soul grow - whether there is a market for it or not! The kick of creation is the act of creating, not anything that happens afterward. I would tell all of you… Continue reading Free Lunch — Review & Giveaway

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Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe — Review

Thought for the Day: “Don’t say the old lady screamed. Bring her on and let her scream.” ~ Mark Twain ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Legends of Windemere has an interesting post HERE by Charles Yallowitz that deals with being a single father. We have them in stories we are writing, so there are… Continue reading Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe — Review