Category Archive: Writing

Desk remorse

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So… I bought the desk.  All 120 pounds of it. Amazon.com made it much too easy for me.  How could I resist 6 monthly payments at 0% interest? I have to admit, two… Continue reading

Writers aren’t perfect

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We writers aren’t perfect. I can hear the collective laughter now, and I’m imagining a stadium full of people shouting out, “Well…duh!!!” What are my faults?     You can find some of… Continue reading

Drowning in a sea of words. Need…advice…

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I’m trying to draft a letter to an agent, but there is SO much I want to say. Do I start by admitting that I’m a serial writer and if writing were a… Continue reading

…and another scam bites the ice

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Awake at 3:00 in the morning after 8 hours sleep…sort of (if you count the 3-hour nap from 3pm – 6pm). I have Dan Alatorre to blame for my latest dream-mare (not quite… Continue reading

Editing is a humbling experience.

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I’ve heard it said that people who can, do & people who can’t, teach.  Personally, I think that’s a crock of cr@p. The best teachers are the ones who have slogged through the… Continue reading

Writer’s block? More like Writer’s stop.

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No sarcasm — yet —  just a universe of frustration. Weeks of furiously writing the last book in the HELL series. Weeks of watching the pitter-patter of long, slender fingers overworking the keyboard.… Continue reading

Muse Sick

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I think the Muse is sick in Music world. The last song I listened to sounded like Disney married country rock and had a deformed child. Yes, I have discovered the man-bun of… Continue reading

Immortal Sands

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Yes, I have a new book. No, it’s not like the other books. Thank you, Jo Robinson, for the cover, editing and uploading. Click on her name, and you’ll find her latest book.… Continue reading

Muse sick? No… She’s simply Liszt less.

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My brain wants meditation music.  Yet I’m listening to George Thorogood singing, “Bad to the Bone?” The overthinking brain whispers, “I don’t care.” The subconscious says, “I’m not listening.” Insomnia by any other… Continue reading

What do you think?

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I just put this ad for my book on Facebook and Twitter. What do you think about it? Excellent Good Indifferent Bad You’ve got to be Sh!##ng me!!    HOLDING THE LINES: The… Continue reading