A NaNoWriMo Education

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Galand Nuchols is a retired school teacher.  While teaching, she found that writing short stories that incorporated the names of students helped to improve their interest and motivated them to work harder.  At the same time, she found she really … Continue reading

Insight into Sight

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Today’s guest blogger is Mary L. Hamilton.  She claims she grew up at a youth camp in Wisconsin, so when she writes her Rustic Knoll Bible Camp series, she knows what she is talking about.  Thus far, there are three … Continue reading

I Am My Words

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Today’s guest is Grady Jane Woodfin, who just finished her BFA in Creative Writing for Entertainment. She’s been published in several literary magazines such as Crab Fat and ThickJam, and her short story “Twizzlers,” was a 2015 Pushcart Prize nominee.  Today, … Continue reading

How the Book Developed

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Today, Cyndi Lord is providing a guest post on how her Amish book came about.  Before devoting full-time to writing, Cyndi had a career as an investigator and research paralegal. Cyndi lives in northeast Texas on a ranch with her … Continue reading

What a Synopsis Is – and Is NOT

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After retiring from her work as a medical coder and bookkeeper, Janet Brown took up writing.  Her writing goes from YA to inspirational, to adult mystery.  In fact, I am almost finished with her mystery, CATastrophic Connections, and I can … Continue reading

Where Writers and Readers Can Meet & Visit

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I had an interesting talk with Tom Geddie the other day.  Tom is a former corporate communication guy who has seen the light and become a writer.  A very interesting man and I’m going to do an in-depth interview with him … Continue reading

There’s a New Press in Town

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Today we’re visiting with Regina Williams, Editor of The Storyteller Magazine and now Publisher at Mockingbird Lane Press.  The Storyteller Magazine has been named to The Best of the Magazine Markets in 2009, 2010, and 2011.  Its subscribers cover each … Continue reading