The Artist

I was on vacation last week and missed writing my Friday article. So it feels doubly important to me that I write one this week.  I know what I want to write about today but I feel overwhelmed by the topic and I can’t seem to come up with a different one. I keep sitting here looking at the screen, my mind going round and…

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Chapter One

Just yesterday I finished my new prologue and I stand on the precipice of chapter one. There’s almost nothing I love more than chapter one of any work I do. By no means am I saying that knowing how to begin a work of fiction is easy. It’s not. Sometimes the knowledge just falls on you, other times it wants to play catch me if…

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groups and organizations

I’m currently in the process of landing an agent. In my experience, this is the worst part of being a writer. I know I’m not alone in my feelings here. You’ve finished writing a book and you want the world to read it, but which road do you take? I’m not even going to attempt to answer that one. The industry is changing so fast!…

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