Toby’s Story, PLEASE READ AND SHARE!

Toby’s Story, PLEASE READ AND SHARE!

Toby’s Story, PLEASE READ AND SHARE!

Below you will find the full account of Toby’s passing, and how it has affected my son and his sweetheart. I know you are probably busy. I know you are full into Thanksgiving preparations. But please, please, take a few moments and read Sam and Marjorie’s story and if you are anywhere near Shannon MS (Tupelo Area) look closely at the photos, and watch the video. The person responsible, I call him, “he-who-has-no-conscience” has to be found and punished. Look, this could be anywhere USA. It could be your beloved pet. Animal cruelty abounds everywhere. SO, please please I am

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3 Ways We Fail Readers in Our Work

There is a pact between a reader and a writer, and when it is established with credibility the reader will read and commit to the writer’s offering. Likewise,the writer will, on their end, agree to give the reader something for their time–a story, an idea, a way to look at the world. DUH! But sometimes we don’t quite hit our mark, and we end up failing the agreement with our reader and well, this is a bad thing. So in order to prevent this from happening, we need to look at what our readers expect and how we might be

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What I want

Thomas Hawk / Foter / Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC 2.0) Have you ever felt like you would benefit from a trip to the wilderness where no one and nothing can interrupt your writing time? Yeah, me too. I am seriously considering doing something like my good friend, Kristi Rose did. (Oh, yeah, she just enjoyed her first book release and is like almost finished with her next book. Jealous?) Kristi and Anya and Eryn all went on a writing retreat that they created themselves. Read more here and you will see what I am going on about.

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Sunday Ruminations

What is it about Sunday that makes us all want to chat on our blogs about things that are shaking and moving our world? Is it the Sunday morning programs on television? I mean I watch Sunday Morning (the program) on CBS without fail (unless I am sick in bed). Or is it something else…something more like a simple baring of our soul? I am going to go that route this time, at any rate. My soul needs baring. I am writing romance. Yes, dear reader, ROMANCE. Not erotic, not historic, but more with a woman’s fiction bent. All about

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Ready. Set. WRITE!

After the success of my last effort to be a part of a writing intensive, I have decided to do it again. I loved the company and interesting blog posts that ensued so much, I simply cannot wait! Ready. Set. WRITE! is a summer writing intensive that allows those of like mind to support each other on our writing, plotting, and editing levels. We will be doing all of that and checking in with the others doing likewise. And it is starting THIS MONDAY! So if you are interested in being a part of the Ready. Set. WRITE summer writing

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