Behind the Scenes look at Editing

The incredibly talented Ms. Janet Skeslien Charles featured me on her wonderful blog in an author interview and one of the things we talked about was the Friday night writing class we met at – over a decade ago in Paris at the British Institute. Four of the stories in Triumph started life in that class. Here’s… Read More

The secret world of the Paris writers’ community

What’s the secret sauce to being a writer? Community. Other writers. Little gangs and groups. Even if the face-to-face contact is infrequent. People who ask how your new draft is going as if it’s a sickly, beloved pet. Writer buddies who tell it to you straight when you’re in draft mode, and cheer you on… Read More


Awesome blog post about Self-publishing… This was written by a friend and client, Jennie Goutet, who is a talented, dedicated writer, blogger, and marketing brain!! A guide to self-publishing. Must-read for authors! Interview with me… This new interview just appeared on Janet Skeslien Charles’ info-packed blog. Janet’s debut novel Moonlight in Odessa was chosen by Publishers… Read More