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The Lost Girl — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “Sit down and put down everything that comes into your head and then you're a writer. But an author is one who can judge his own stuff's worth, without pity, and destroy most of it.” ~ Colette ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Christie Wright Wild offers classes in writing and… Continue reading The Lost Girl — Review & Giveaway

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Tell Me Earth & Sky — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “A world without adjectives would still have the sun rising and setting, the flowers blooming, the trees bearing fruits, the birds singing, and the bees stinging.”
 ~ A.A. Patawaran ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: We all have writer’s block sometimes. The post HERE from The Mixed-Up Files of … Middle-Grade… Continue reading Tell Me Earth & Sky — Review & Giveaway

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One Week of You — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” ~ Michaelangelo ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Fae Rown has a good post HERE at Writers in the Storm that will… Continue reading One Week of You — Review & Giveaway

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Fantastic Failures — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “I handed in a script last year and the studio didn’t change one word. The word they didn’t change was on page 87.” ~ Steve Martin ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Plot holes? No problem. The Writer’s Cookbook has advice from several writers HERE to help you fix those plot… Continue reading Fantastic Failures — Review & Giveaway

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Whistling in the Dark — Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “I was working on the proof of one of my poems all the morning, and took out a comma. In the afternoon I put it back again.”  ~ Oscar Wilde ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Is your main character just waking up or having a dream or memory at the… Continue reading Whistling in the Dark — Review & Giveaway

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Good Dog, McTavish & Little Lunch: Triple Treats — Double Review & Giveaway

Thought for the Day: “A year from now you may wish you had started today." ~ Karen Lamb ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Louise Harnby has a terrific post HERE that will help you deal with accents in your writing. I wish I had found this one years ago! If you are looking for… Continue reading Good Dog, McTavish & Little Lunch: Triple Treats — Double Review & Giveaway

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The Benefits of Being an Octopus — Review & Giveway

Thought for the Day: “The Universe is made of stories, not of atoms.” ~ Muriel Rukeyser ~ Gifts for My Writer Friends: Rebecca Lu Ella Miller at Rewrite, Reword, Rework has a terrific post with lots of good examples HERE on Show Don’t Tell. Time to start querying agents? The Writer Magazine has a good… Continue reading The Benefits of Being an Octopus — Review & Giveway