These shoes gave me a needed inspirational boost during my annual, mid-winter February Doldrums. I live on an island. I like this island. But sometimes the need to get off this island becomes a burning, thrumming compulsion. Plus, I wanted a shoe fix and when I opened the door to Fluevog Shoes in Victoria, BC, I was...I … Continue reading Shoe Shopping as Writing Motivation
Today's assignment: Generate titles for two books and other such stuff. Any opportunity to take over my living room floor with paper and pens makes me happy. Loki, my one-time street cat--now spoiled rotten--loves the feel of crisp paper underneath his rain-damp paws.
I'm editing a novelette, a demure piece that's running about 15K words. I popped it into one of those word cloud generators this morning, prior to beginning edits. Fun!
In 2017, I participated in #RevPit, a Twitter contest run by a group of independent editors. I didn't *win* one of the offered prizes. Instead, I won a group of fellow romance writer/author cohorts. We're in daily contact via group chats. We beta and CP for each other. We know each other's pets' names, kids' … Continue reading A writer’s little helpers