Looking Back at 2012

  For many years I made it a habit to list my writing accomplishments as each year drew to a close. I first got the idea from Cynthia Morris. She suggested it as a way of focusing on achievements rather than on setbacks. I haven’t done it lately, because my critique group has been doing […]

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Finish That Novel, Part 2

After doling out that sage advice about finishing a book last time, I thought maybe I should offer a few suggestions for those who are stalled. Make a schedule and stick to it. This will look different for everyone. Minimize distractions. Again, this will be unique to each person. Only you can decide what will […]

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Protecting Your Writing Time

Time management. It’s a subject that’s been on my mind lately. It all started when I decided to rejuvenate my blog. I took a fabulous online class called “Blog Triage” from Cynthia Morris and Alyson Stanfield. When I signed up for it, I honestly thought I didn’t have that much to learn. Ha! And ha! […]

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