Tag Archives: writing

Writing: Sow the Seeds & Watch it Grow

At some point in time, you’ve probably heard about the four stages of competence. If you haven’t, in a nutshell, it’s the process one goes through while learning a new skill. I first learned about the stages when I left … Continue reading

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SADDLE UP AND GET GOING! Tips For Wannabe Writers to FINISH That Novel!

  Starting, and finishing, a novel can be a daunting prospect, but you can do it if you’re willing to be a little disciplined and try a few different ways of doing things. I’ve compiled a few of the tips … Continue reading

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It’s Time for a Divorce

Divorce? Yes! The time has come. The relationship has ended. There’s nothing left of what was once wonderful and beautiful. It’s over. As an author, there comes a time when we must divorce our characters. It’s tough. We don’t want … Continue reading

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I Need a Title!

Those words don’t usually come out of my mouth. When I settle down to write a story I almost always start with a title. The Authors of Main Street are working on Christmas stories for a new boxed set and … Continue reading

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Is There a Techie in the House?

Yes, there is. And, apparently, it’s… …me? Last night was another of those evenings where the menfolk kept pestering me about their electronic devices. It’s as if the minute they see me open my WIP to get some writing done, … Continue reading

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On Writing ‘Short’…Yeah, Right.

Hello! I hope you’re having a great week!   Those of you reading this blog generally know the Authors of Main Street write a Christmas boxed set, right? Well, I was honoured to have been asked to join AoMS this … Continue reading

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I admit it. I’m going to need therapy.

I’ve prepared for this moment for eighteen years now. But in these last few hours as a mom with a senior in high school, come Saturday, I know I’m going to completely fall apart. Sure, after twenty-four weeks of puking … Continue reading

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