What is NaNoWriMo?

It’s almost November, and November is a big month for writers because November is… da duh da! National Novel Writing Month! Or, as we like to call it, NaNoWriMo! NaNoWriMo is a nonprofit group that encourages writers to write a novel in a month. (Or at least start your novel…or work on your novel…). I’m […]

Writing for the Senses

A Multi-Sensory Experience: How would you describe the picture to the left to someone who couldn’t see it? I have this decorating book that I love; it talks about decorating for all of the senses. Most people, if they decorate, decorate only for the eyes concentrating on how things look. But a good decorator will tell you […]

Before You Start Your Book…

A Few Tips from Your Coach I’ve been talking with a few new authors lately about How to Start your Book. (Yes, that is the topic of a teleseminar I am finishing up with some new writers–its been totally fun to help them discover their stories and learn how to put in on paper!) Here is a question that […]