Remember to Be Thankful!
I’m thankful. Are you?
I was just thinking, sometimes I forget to be thankful. As I press forward in this writing life, on my quest to…something, I’m not quite sure what, I often scold myself for being the age I am and not having reached that particular level of wealth and fame that other writers have.
The Way of the Buffalo
Been a long time, but…here I am. Just stopping thru to tell you that “The buffaloes are gone. And those who saw the buffaloes are gone.” If you didn’t know, those are the opening lines to the Carl Sandburg poem, Buffalo Dusk. But I digress. Or maybe I don’t.
Happy Father’s Day
Hi Everyone — especially fathers — just saying hello, and Happy Father’s Day!
Keep on Pushing!
Stopping thru to give you a bit of encouragement. No matter how long the writing journey seems to be, you gotta keep on pushing.
2013 Lee and Low New Voices Award is Open!
Breezing thru to alert you that the 2013 Lee and Low New Voices Award is open and ready for business! You may be asking, “Does anybody ever win these things?” The answer is YES. I won in 2012!
A Reviewer Speaks: Why I Only Review “Bound” Books
Breezing through on this rainy Sunday evening to answer a question I’m asked over and over: Why I only review “bound” books.
Do-Over: The Eight Commandments of Writing
Don’t you just love do-over’s? I do! I wrote this article a few years ago, but it’s as relevant now as it was then, so here’s a do-over of: The Eight Commandments of Writing.
Re-Inventing the Wheel
Breezing thru to ask why in the world so many aspiring writers are willing to re-invent the wheel instead of learning from their predecessors. Read on to find out what I mean.