Why Being a Writers’ Cheerleader Will Make or Break Your Writing Career

What’s the secret sauce to being a writer… a successful writer? Community. Other writers. Little gangs and groups. Even if the face-to-face contact is infrequent or only online. You’re going to need people who ask how your new draft is going as if it’s a sickly, beloved pet. People who give you their gut reaction… Read More

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