Grandmère Comes to Call

On the blogging calendar I established through my class, Saturday is designated as writing day with blogging relegated to maintenance only.  However, today my writing has been so inspired that I had to share.  It is not the work in progress to which I always refer, but instead a brand new short story.  Here is…

Well, duh…

For years, as I have tried and failed to become published, I have read that it is beyond important to become connected with other writers.  Networking, those-in-the-know advise, is the best way to meet people who can help you become a better writer and guide you toward success (publication).  Two years ago I finally bit the bullet…

What I’ve learned so far

I’m not going to give away my instructors lessons, but I will tell you that his name is Dan Blank, I am taking the course through Writer’s Digest and after one week–yes, I said ONE week–it has been well worth the time and tuition.  Why you ask?  Surely at 53 and with a Master’s Degree…

Today I go to the sea

My husband and I are leaving for Florida today.  He has a meeting and I will have all the mornings he is in class to write–no laundry, no housework, no work, few if any phone calls.  We will even be “child”-less these four days as our sons have obligations here at home.  Not that they…