The Writing Life

…a literary journey

Tag Archives: proofreading

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

What’s on your ‘Project Notes’ list?

If you’re a regular reader, you know that the rule I break most often during the writing process is editing while I go. I’ve always been a rule breaker, accepted … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Count Your Lucky Stars – You’re a Writer!

Do you hesitate to call yourself a writer because no one pays you to do it, or at least not for the kind of writing you want to do? Are … Continue reading

June 6, 2015 · 2 Comments

One Writing Process Does Not Fit All…

If you’re going the traditional publishing route, and you’re not quite finished with you manuscript, you may think it’s too early to do anything but write. At some point, you … Continue reading

May 26, 2015 · 1 Comment

…always the student

I spent today in beautiful Sarasota, Fl – about 40 minutes from my home in St. Petersburg – attending a writing workshop led by CNN Senior Copy Editor and novelist … Continue reading

November 10, 2012 · 4 Comments

…the errors of our way

Every day, more writers are turning to the world of self-publishing. While I understand their tendency to take this route, the result – for me at least – is that … Continue reading

October 25, 2012 · 2 Comments