REDUX: The Meaning of Second Chance

BIG SERIES ANNOUNCEMENT! Dear Reader: Allow me to explain.  Over the course of the last six months, I have been in a flurry of activity surrounding the crafting of my stories (hence the quiet on social platforms). Stories, both large and small, have burst into life. All the while, I’ve been learning about this crazyContinue reading “REDUX: The Meaning of Second Chance”

Have You Ever Loved a Critic? (My Critical Review of the Critical Drinker)

I have recently discovered the world of YouTube. Something I had been avoiding, as my children and husband watch increasingly annoying content that I try to avoid. But my husband, a weirdly good consumer of our cultural world, (he doesn’t read very much and sleeps through most cinematic presentations) every so often advises me onContinue reading “Have You Ever Loved a Critic? (My Critical Review of the Critical Drinker)”

Mum’s the Word on Two, A New Companion to Tide You Over, and Three Will Set the World on Fire!

Book two is done and out of my hands for the moment. While the professional’s fluff and polish for her debut next month, what’s an author to do? After so many months of work and re-work on two, not including the original authoring almost ten years ago, I am glad to see her on theContinue reading “Mum’s the Word on Two, A New Companion to Tide You Over, and Three Will Set the World on Fire!”

Musings from the Author’s Desk – December 17, 2021

The editing process is, for the most part, standard for most authors. Did you know alpha readers (pre-final draft) and beta readers (post-final draft, pre-formal editing) play integral parts in the writing process, on top of professional editor and proofreaders? As we are in the midst of the swirling vortex of detail that is theContinue reading “Musings from the Author’s Desk – December 17, 2021”