Reconnecting to a Character

Turning this down time of job searching I have started to reconnect with my characters. Organizing files, documents, notes, pictures (like the one above) is part of this process. Another part is rereading old work and editing current works. Editing and rereading leads to two feelings. "What was I thinking? That is some crappy writing." … Continue reading Reconnecting to a Character

Varied Interests

As I sit here watching the All Star Game with my friends I think about some advice from a Self Publishing Twitter Account I follow. Don't talk about yourself on your blog and make sure your post all have the same theme. Thinking back, rereading, I ponder this advice. My use of my own experiences … Continue reading Varied Interests

Building the Foundation

After a cursory review of our book the *Bear and Hunter* Series by a screener/editor on a review site and by a friend of mine who works as an editor, my co-author and I took another look at the manuscript. With fresh eyes we both saw some glaring issues--especially with book one. Book one being … Continue reading Building the Foundation