Category Archives: Writing

My writing group died, and that’s OK

I used to have a link at the top of this page for my writing group — but now it’s gone. And so is my writing group. But I’m not in mourning anymore. In fact, I’m looking forward to not … Continue reading

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Plotting takes dogged persistence

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Setting: Not just for tables

A couple of weeks ago, I took an online class about setting in fiction, and since then I’ve been thinking a lot about this red-headed stepchild of story. If you’re like me, you probably don’t spend a whole lot of … Continue reading

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I am a Viking leprechaun

In my early teen years, I became really interested in genealogy. I worked on my family tree, wrote to relatives I hadn’t met before, and even looked up ancestors in the Library of Congress. My family roots, like those of … Continue reading

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Writing goals: The no shame edition

Back in April, I posted some writing goals for 2015. Yes, that’s right: April. So I’m already way ahead of where I was last year. Which I should probably turn into a goal so I can say I met it. … Continue reading

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