Do you feed templates and cheat sheets to your muse? No? Then you’re missing play time–and you know how muses love to play. There’s a cheat sheet on my desktop (okay, on the desktop for both my main computer and my netbook) that includes keywords for the hero’s journey, plotting questions from Alicia Rasley, a […]
Do you have your list of New Year wishes … uh, we call them goals at this time of year. That’s right. So why do they evaporate and go poof! as if they were just idle thoughts? Maybe they weren’t big enough to have the breath of life in them. At this time of […]
Today’s guest blogger is Sheila Rabe. With a new book coming out for Christmas and a movie from another Christmas novel airing on Lifetime in December, Sheila obviously knows a thing or two about high concept built around holidays. So here’s Sheila: High concept – boy those two words get thrown around a lot […]
Not me. And I can’t resist a quick peek at what the day foretells for HRH Prince William and his lovely Kate. Fortunately, I don’t have to. A little simple beginner-level numerology lets me look at the day and what it means for their future.
Today’s guest is my friend Marilyn Pruett, whose story “Hanukkah and the Single Girl” is featured on the December 2010 cover of True Romance Magazine. My first sale to True Confessions is entirely Marilyn’s fault. I was taking a workshop from her and she not only inspired, but encouraged me to submit. Voila! Money! In […]
Our guest blogger today is Jeanne C. Stein, author of The Anna Strong Chronicles. . Jeanne’s most recent book, CHOSEN, is available now. Jeanne’s one of those valued authors who can not only write good books, but can also understand and teach about her genre. . Thanks for being here, Jeanne! And now, in […]