Tag Archives: Writer’s Life

The excitement of BOT

I am BOT, aka back on track. I like the references my mind makes when I think of being BOT. Like a robot, but in a good way, more of a Rosie from the Jetson’s or Data from Star Trek … Continue reading

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What ?! It’s been a month

I feel off the wagon. Ironic that today is exactly one month since my last post. I signed up for a course with Outreach International Romance Writers Online Workshop. “The Book Factory: Producing Multiple Novel in One Year” Presented by … Continue reading

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Ask and you shall recieve

I found a fairy godmother made flesh at the write-in. I believe coincidences are the world conspiring to help. Sometimes it doesn’t go so well, but most of the time I am surprised how often life’s timing happens to be … Continue reading

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Writing life

It is that time of my writer-crisis cycle. I haven’t worked on the Heyswood novel in 22 days. The shame and guilt is piling up. I haven’t been able to shake the negative emotions to get back on track. The … Continue reading

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4th draft fight

Its 4th draft time, this week and next. This round is moving slowly. I’m getting sucked into micro-edits when there are major edits I should be devoting time to. At this point an edit is an edit. All the scenes … Continue reading

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Distractions – 3rd draft

Oh Youtube, how you get me to view clips of the songs from the movie Sister Act is beyond my comprehension, but it happens, fairly often. The slippery slope started for me with Jenna Marbles and How Teens React. I’m … Continue reading

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Skeletons, not babies.

The writing world occasionally refers to writers seeing some of their current work as their baby, and that the babies must be killed. This whole ‘my work is my baby’ attitude has never stuck with me. I don’t have babies, … Continue reading

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