Favorite 29 writer’s conferences Ready to connect with literary agents, editors and other writers at a writers’ conference? Summer in particular is packed with writers’ conferences across the United States, but these events run throughout the year. Includes conferences for every type of writing from novels, to blogs to journalism.
Reading some things last night I realized a trend. Not every time, but sometimes when I read, I lose interest in the details and just skip to the parts that tell me the gist of what is being said or what is going on. Why do I lose interest in things and skip them: They […]
I stumbled across a book today, and by that I mean I literally stumbled across it. It fell out of a closet and onto the floor in front of me. As I picked it up I thought, hey, I could skim through this again. It’s a book most people are familiar with “Don’t Sweat the […]
First of all, let me just say that Orichalcum Orchid is a randomized title from one of Chuck Wendig’s weekly flash fiction challenges. The challenge was to randomly choose one word each from two separate columns. As I am lazily wasting away a rainy Sunday afternoon lying on my bed with my lazy dog and […]
As a writer you have to be willing to accept the truth about your work. Learn about truth and criticism in my short post: Truth: What They Say