Character Development, Protagonists, The Year of Gwendolyn Presley Flowers, Writing Contests

What’s that rash? Oh, you’re writing a synopsis…

It’s been a while…In my writing world, I’m currently consumed with writing a one-page synopsis for The Year of Gwendolyn Presley Flowers. I have a May 1st deadline to submit a one-page synopsis, along with the first 7,500 words for the William Faulkner – William Wisdom Creative Writing Competition. I love that they have a… Continue reading What’s that rash? Oh, you’re writing a synopsis…

Oldsters

…sum it up

"What's your book about?" "What inspired you to write about (insert topic)?" Those are the common questions anyone who is writing a book gets. I'll take the second one first. I've always been fascinated with the elderly. Just looking at my own parents, I would think about the stories they must have. You can go… Continue reading …sum it up