I'm tired this morning. Partially because I worked an eight hour shift at my temp job, and partially because I didn't sleep really good. A nap will probably be put on the agenda somewhere today.While I have today off, I'm not sure how much writing I'll get done. As always, there seems to be a … Continue reading Doing what must be done, not just what you want to do
Naming characters is a tough business!Get it right, and the name resonates through every thing you have them do and the reader remembers them.Get it wrong, and they'll be forgotten or regulated to 'you know - what's his name that did x, y and z'.I'm working on 'Son of Corse' today (sequel to 'Daughter of … Continue reading Names, names, names
It's Monday! The weather's icky, three of the four of us are fighting our first cold of the season, the kids are home from school today, and I'll spend at least two hours today doing the grocery shopping.My writing Big Brother shared something on FaceBook this morning, and I'm encouraging ANYONE who is a writer … Continue reading There’s always room to improve and learn.
Another blogger, whom I respect a great deal, does some wonderful reviews on his site. He's got a set of rules about book reviews that I admire. He always buys the book instead of taking free copies. He says this is to help him gauge if the book was worth the cost. Another thing, he … Continue reading To review or not to review