Focus on Writing for 2019

While I was preparing a post about the new Google phone I preordered, I ran across this quote from Alan Dean Foster: “The thing all writers do best is find ways to avoid writing.”  That got me thinking about my blog. I really love its layout and content, but for 2019, I plan to stick to all things that pertain…

Diary of a bad writer- Week 3

October 16th 5:00pm – It’s happy hour somewhere Note to self: A reminder of why I write flash fiction: To Build An Army Of Original Content, Forcing Myself To Finally Believe That I am A Writer October 16th 5:10pm –     Cheers!

Who Should Critique Your WIP?

I recently read a story that I liked from someone in my writing community. The author is planning to self-publish using Amazon. Seeing a problem with the protagonist’s special abilities, I privately emailed the author to address my concerns. The author was grateful and embraced my feedback.  But should critique pointing out a flawed character or story come from our…