The Writing Life

…a literary journey

Category Archives: Writing Groups

Taking a Page from the Past

I’ve always loved reading about the writers of the past, especially the relationships they had. It seemed that gender and age was of little importance in these bonds. And often … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Confessions of a Facebook Snob

If you’re a writer, hopefully you’re someone who feels comfortable being on your own much of the time. No matter what relationships or other tasks you may be engaged in, … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Flash Fiction: Take Cover

Take Cover is a 250 word story I just wrote for an upcoming writer’s group challenge. The only stipulations were to use the word storm and to write no more than … Continue reading

July 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Right Side of Things

Just an update on all things in my world of words… What I’m reading: I continue to alternate going down the list of Pulitzer Prize winners and something from my … Continue reading

June 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

Anthologies Away…

So I’ve talked my critique group into helping me to create and produce an anthology of sorts. I’ve always thought about submitting stories to anthologies, but I got the idea … Continue reading

January 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shout out to Critique Groups…

Happy New Year! I can seriously imagine the thousands of people writing their first blog of the year; or maybe even more starting a brand new blog…whether it’s to engage … Continue reading

January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Island Writing

Finally settling into life here on the East Coast of Florida…found a daytime job that lets me concentrate on writing at night and weekends. The only thing missing was people! … Continue reading

November 7, 2014 · Leave a comment