3 Ways To Show A Text Conversation In A Book – And One Right Way

I was presenting at a writing seminar Saturday and this came up, so I’m reposting it so they can find it easily. This post has become THE standard for creating a text conversation in your story. It was viewed over 22,000 times in 2017 and has been viewed almost 10,000 times already in 2018. ItContinue reading “3 Ways To Show A Text Conversation In A Book – And One Right Way”

Profile of Word Weaver Writing Contest 3rd PLACE WINNER Heather Kindt, “Dreamers”

What goes on inside the writerly mind? Let’s sit down with the second of our two Word Weaver Writing Contest 3rd place winners, Heather Kindt, and find out. Heather Kindt grew up in Derry, New Hampshire, but now resides in the mountains of Colorado with her husband and two children. She loves writing YA fantasyContinue reading “Profile of Word Weaver Writing Contest 3rd PLACE WINNER Heather Kindt, “Dreamers””

The second of TWO 3rd PLACE WINNERs in the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest: Dreamers by Heather Kindt

your humble host It is my pleasure to present to you the second of two 3rd place winners from the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest, “Dreamers” by Heather Kindt. I liked this story a LOT. Heather has entered our contests a few times and always done well, coming in 1st a little while ago withContinue reading “The second of TWO 3rd PLACE WINNERs in the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest: Dreamers by Heather Kindt”

Profile of Word Weaver Writing Contest 2nd PLACE WINNER Anne Clare, “Dark Corners”

What goes on inside the writerly mind? Let’s sit down with Word Weaver Writing Contest 2nd place winner Anne Clare and find out.   Anne Clare lives with her husband in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, where she spends her time chasing her three children, reading, writing, teaching, serving as a church organist and choir director,Continue reading “Profile of Word Weaver Writing Contest 2nd PLACE WINNER Anne Clare, “Dark Corners””

The 2nd PLACE WINNER in the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest: Anne Clare, “Dark Corners”

It is my pleasure to present to you the second place winner from the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest, Anne Clare’s “Dark Corners.” Anne Clare’s story was a blast to read. She hooked me from the opening and held me straight through to the end. Obviously, it was a fave of the celebrity judges,Continue reading “The 2nd PLACE WINNER in the March 2018 Word Weaver Writing Contest: Anne Clare, “Dark Corners””

Profile of Word Weaver 1st Place Winner Geoff LePard, author of “What If?”

What goes on inside the writerly mind? Let’s sit down with Word Weaver Writing Contest Winner Geoff Le Pard and find out. Geoff Le Pard started writing to entertain in 2006, and he hasn’t left his keyboard since. When he’s not churning out novels, he writes some maudlin self-indulgent poetry, short fiction and blogs atContinue reading “Profile of Word Weaver 1st Place Winner Geoff LePard, author of “What If?””

Mini Writing Conference aka Writing Craft Day

  Time to step up your game! April 28, these brilliant ladies and I will be giving you the goods, directly, on what to do to improve your writing. Florida peeps: It’s a short hop over to the hotel! You can learn cool stuff and then buy me a drink afterwards. We’ll talk about howContinue reading “Mini Writing Conference aka Writing Craft Day”