It’s Day 3 of my writing retreat and I’m at a cafe eating some breakfast and reading some motivational writing material while I wait. I could get used to this life, writing as a career. Yes, it’s work. It’s hard work. But it’s work I love. I was talking to my mother on the phone … Continue reading You Don’t Need to Be Born a Writer
A couple of weekends ago was the Write on the Sound writer’s conference in the scenic Edmonds, WA. I’m always amazed how far people will travel for this little conference. It’s very affordable in a quaint and scenic location. My first year was last year, and I’m committed to going every year. It’s that good. … Continue reading When Can I Call Myself a Writer?
It’s that time of year again. National Novel Writing Month. This will be my second year, and I’ve already ordered my “winner” shirt, so now I don’t have a choice but to participate and finish with 50,000 words. I planned to write the second novel in my series. As I’ve been talking about in my … Continue reading The Impending Doom of NaNoWriMo