This is only the second time I've done this, so it's pretty cool. I typically keep my column separate from my blog, but this article is about one of my friends, so I had to share. Plus it's #Writer Wednesday on Twitter and she's a pretty darn good songwriter. So if you could click on… Continue reading Brooklyn’s Sweetheart Christine Hoberg to play CMJ Music Marathon
"Sleep on your writing; take a walk over it; scrutinize it of a morning; review it of an afternoon; digest it after a meal; let it sleep in your drawer a twelvemonth; never venture a whisper about it to your friend, if he be an author especially." - A. Bronson Alcott This is good… Continue reading Sleep on your writing
Every writer goes through the same feelings of self-doubt at one time or another. Am I good enough to do this professionally? Am I sure this is the best my manuscript can be? Is my query letter an accurate snippet of what my book is about? Is my storyline clear? Is there enough… Continue reading Top 10 things every writer can be proud of
Rules are for Pansies Life is a series of uncertainties. We grasp in all directions for a guarantee of success to abate the panic. Religion. Horoscopes. Anything to tell us we’re making the right choice; that everything will be ok. Writer’s are no exception. We scour the internet looking for rules or formulas… Continue reading Rules are for Pansies: by Guest Blogger Eileen Andrews
In case you missed this tweet earlier: You know what's really special? When your email gets hacked. Please ignore any messages sent from my former hotmail account this morning." Sorry for anyone that may have received any spam about italian fashion blah blah. Needless to say, I closed the hotmail account permanently. This shouldn't effect… Continue reading Damn hackers…
Today’s post has been contributed by a fellow foodie and photography buff, Kristine. You can find more tasty treats over on her blog blackcatsunday by simply clicking on the link here. Besides working on obtaining two PhD’s (in English and Psychology), Kristine is also hard at work on two screenplays and is beginning to put… Continue reading Guest post by fellow foodie & blogger: blackcatsunday!
In honor of what would have been the legendary songwriter's 70th birthday, todays tweets will be solely dedicated to Mr. John Lennon. If you'd like to help spread the peace and love around, be sure to RT and Retweet all of his wonderful words. Imagine there's no Heaven It's easy if you… Continue reading Happy birthday John Lennon!
As you may know from my previous tweet, I'm on the hunt for some guest bloggers. I've gotten some great feedback from it so far, and I'm almost through all the DM's. (Thank you all, BTW for being as excited as I am about this.) I have gotten a few questions about exactly what I'm… Continue reading WANTED: Guest Bloggers
Today is just one of those days. After a round of afternoon yoga my chi is still at large. Time for option b...caffeine induced zen. Funny, that isn't working either. No matter how much caffeine I ingest I'm not finding that zen garden today. You ever get like that? I'm trying to figure out how my… Continue reading How do you handle distraction?
It's #Writer's Wednesday on Twitter, #WW and I'd like to send out a special 'hello' to all of my writing friends out there. I know I've said it before, (countless times) but you are so awesome. We're now 1,500 friends strong on Twitter and I've gotten a chance to know a lot of you personally.… Continue reading It is the pen which dreams!