Tag: writing opinions

Still in Peaceful Dreams, I See the Road Leads Back to You

(Today may be a two post day because I have the #reviseandrevive prompt about which I plan to write). As I think I have harped on about enough, this year is dedicated to shaping up and querying my novel, The Final Rose…. Read More

Wake Up… Run for Your Life with Me

Or just for your word count. (And sorry, the Foo Fighters are my favorite band so you’ll see them referenced often throughout the year.) Back in 2015, I took up running. I had to lose weight and as much as I loved… Read More

[#editnfriends] Loves Long Past

On Monday, I metaphor-ed that the darlings I must murder are like a diseased appendix. And I have spent this week garbing up for surgery – scrubbing up, betadine, gloves – and preparing for the first incision. Problem is, my novel really… Read More

[WriYe Blog Circle] It’s All Romance

This months’ WriYe Blog Circle question is… Is romance necessary in all fiction? Why or why not? Bonus: If you do have romance in your fiction, tell us about your favorite pairings. Why are they your favorite? I don’t think romance is… Read More

It Starts With…

The beginning. Just like with a story, though, it’s important to know where to begin. I actually end up doing my best in the beginning of my stories. My characters are strong. My dialogue is snappy and my descriptions are floral, but… Read More