Following my enthusiasm has never led me astray, though it also won’t take me quite where I expect.
Lessons learned after twelve months of intensive story-telling—both fiction and fact.
Big dreams must be broken down into small steps before we can actually make them happen.
Even I can’t remember what I published this year, so here are some of the best collected into one post.
Fiction with a large dose of salt tastes best to me.
Interviewing a friend leads to a very personal—and extremely well-received—magazine story.
Manuscript Makeover by Elizabeth Lyons fell into my lap at just the right time.
When revising, a dumpster can be quite inspiring.
You can read the background of this piece in Seahorse Byline: Sign of Success. This story originally published in the October 2017 issue of Seahorse Magazine and is reprinted here with permission. In January 2017 two new ‘chiefs’ came to power in the US: our highly visible Commander
Characters often come and go as I get distracted by other things. How then do they maintain such consistency in their smallest quirks?