Needing to have a purpose… I started writing when I was 36 years old. I was a stay-at-home parent with a story bouncing around in my head and writing seemed like an easy hobby. But … Read more
Over the last few months I’ve become smitten with Big Bang Theory, and in particular with the character Sheldon Cooper. If you are a fan of the series you’ll be aware that Sheldon hosts a … Read more
Over the years I have acquired many books about the craft of writing. They fill one tall bookshelf and spill over into a second. When I visit a bookstore, I head straight to the writing … Read more
Why do you write? In preparing this blog post, I asked myself that very question then sat down and wrote freely. Below I’ve shared what emerged. I’ve organized my responses into categories for ease of … Read more
Are you are writer who has lots of ideas? Do you sometimes have more ideas for novels, short stories, poems, memoir, creative non-fiction pieces or blog posts than you can use?