Working in the Writing Community

The movement of Self Publishing has many critics. Most say it is too easy for bad writing to get published.  Some say there is a plagiarism issue. Many struggle to gain traction, a wide readership for their works. Amazon and other platforms are working to address the plagiarism issues. Since Harlow Hunter and I publish … Continue reading Working in the Writing Community

Editing Assistance

One of the Twitter accounts I follow suggested ProWritingAid as a tool for editing and polishing your writing. After checking out the free version and really liking how it worked I went ahead and downloaded the 14 day trial of the professional version. At the end of the 14 days they have different payment plans. … Continue reading Editing Assistance

Father Christmas–AKA Santa Clause

Cernunnos. The Great Horned God. Like many Christmas traditions Santa Claus is an adaption from a Germanic Tradition (this is not to say other traditions don't have their own versions of Santa Claus it is the "mainstream" idea of which I speak). To be complete in the understanding of Christmas traditions many of our now … Continue reading Father Christmas–AKA Santa Clause

Bratwurst. The Enlightened Post for the Day

I have mentioned before the difficulty in writing good sex scenes because of a lack of verbiage for the bottom half of the human anatomy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Or_fn2_1lDA Moving beyond the problem of bratwurst, there are other writing faux pas an aspiring romance writer needs to watch out for. I have written gay sex, heterosexual sex, and … Continue reading Bratwurst. The Enlightened Post for the Day