Absolute Write Water Cooler

Whether you are searching for feedback, looking to connect with other writers, or have a question about anything writerly, I’m quite certain you will find it here. http://absolutewrite.com/forums/forum.php These forums cover a mash of topics including: Internal writing contests and projects, external… Read More

If you haven’t stopped by Pub(lishing) Crawl, now would be a good time!

Who are these awesome folks, you may ask? They are a group of authors and publishing professionals, formerly known as Let the Words Flow who blog about all things reading, writing, books, and occasionally booze. (Their words, not mine) I can’t say… Read More

YA blogs you have to check out!

http://www.adventuresinyapublishing.com/ Young Adult Fiction, YA Book Giveaways, Advice from Young Adult Authors, Plus Writing Tips, Publishing Information, and Insider Tidbits Plus contests and workshops!! 5 pages workshop: How cool is this? They open submissions and participants are mentored by two published authors… Read More

Balancing writing, family, and a full time job

One of the most important lessons I’ve learned while tackling my current WIP is how to better allocate my time.  This seems like a simple enough task, but for me, it has been a long-standing struggle.  I didn’t want to give up… Read More

Fabulous idea! Unfortunately picked up a few spammers along the way via comments, but this girl has got the right idea…be kind and kindness will find you back.

A post about writing a post

I don’t know about anyone else, but I feel a certain amount of frustration when I see the amount of blog posts wading in the pile of drafts, just daring me to hit publish. But I cant.  Because there’s just.  something.  missing. Maybe it’s not… Read More