The Writing Life

…a literary journey

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The Salt Life

In the process of moving from one coast of Florida to the other, as well as traveling to visit my mother who has just moved into an assisted living facility, … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Crossing the Arc

Wanting something other than what we have – it’s such a human flaw. My daughter has straight hair and wants curly; a co-worker of mine has naturally curly hair and … Continue reading

July 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Vault #2: First Impressions ~ Getting their Attention

So we all know it’s important to start your story with a bang, right? Grab your readers (or prospective agents/publishers) quick…I mean really quick! The first sentence, the first page, … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Vault #1: Show, Don’t Tell

As a writer, it’s important for me to know my strengths and weaknesses. Studying journalism and writing for a newspaper certainly gave me a great writing foundation, but in no … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · 1 Comment