The Writing Life

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Category Archives: Writing Resources

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

No, I haven’t fallen off the face of the earth, been whisked away into a cult or just sitting around, binge watching every season of Mad Men again. I’ve been … Continue reading

November 15, 2015 · Leave a comment


With so many resources available to writers today, it’s easy to lose the opportunity to do what can be one of the most creative aspects when writing a piece of … Continue reading

May 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

It’s all in the details…or is it?

Less than 60 pages in, I am about to put We Were The Mulvaneys on my “Got Bored, Maybe Later” Goodreads shelf. Now I know this book is highly regarded, … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 · 2 Comments

Eating Your Words thru Chance Operation

There was a poet. As a regular exercise, he would lock himself in his house and play Pink Floyd’s The Wall non-stop for two days. During this time, he would sit and … Continue reading

March 4, 2014 · 3 Comments

The Vault: Building a Copywriter Portfolio

I’ve recently started researching the best way to build a copywriting portfolio. While I’m quite busy with my corporate job during the day, writing and being a mom at night, … Continue reading

January 24, 2013 · 4 Comments

“Perspectives” from this week’s photo prompt

My 10 minute writing practice from the photo prompt this week….Post yours! Perspectives I was tired. So tired. But my driver didn’t care. Couldn’t afford to care. The riders didn’t … Continue reading

January 12, 2013 · Leave a comment