Category: Blog Post

Author Spotlight – Meet Author Rhani D’Chae #RRBC #RWISA

I truly believe in paying it forward. There are an amazing number of authors who deserve to be showcased for their works, so here I do my part. Join me in celebrating the author being spotlighted today.   Today, please join me in welcoming…

Friday’s Writing Advice Quote

  “People say to write about what you know. I’m here to tell you, no one wants to read that, cos you don’t know anything. So write about something you don’t know. And don’t be scared, ever.” ― Toni Morrison          …

Avengers: Endgame – Tomorrow’s The Day

The long awaited final chapter of the Marvel Universe is being released tomorrow. After Thanos wiped out half of life everywhere, how will our heroes band together to restore what has been lost. How will Tony Stark, or will he, make it back home? Will Bruce Banner be able to channel the Hulk again? Did Dr. Strange set in motion a way out before giving the time stone to Thanos?

When Your Query Reveals a Story-Level Problem — by Jane Friedman

Today’s guest post is by author and editor Susan DeFreitas (@manzanitafire). As a freelance editor and book coach, I help my clients with all kinds of tough tasks, from untangling plot problems to finding ways to cut 60,000+ words from an already polished manuscript….

Shows to watch – The 100 – Season Six

The 100 Season 6 Poster

  The 100 Season 6 will premiere Tuesday, April 30 at 9/8c on The CW. In Canada, where to watch the show depends on where you live. I watch it on Netflix, one day after it airs on The CW Network. Some cable subscriptions may…

Game of Thrones: Season 8 Episode 2 Reaction (Spoilers)

If you haven’t watched the episode yet, I warn you that I will be sharing some spoilers. Consider yourself warned. Don’t proceed past the banner below.     Episode One: Last week, Game of Thrones treated us to a reunion tour. Fan favorites, and…

Deciphering Mom’s Recipes

My mom passed away when I was twenty-three. Let’s just say, years have gone by since then. One of my most treasured possessions is her recipe book. It’s in Greek, and has everything measured in the metric system. Having grown up with the imperial, I have to do some googling to get the right measurements.

Friday’s Writing Advice Quote

  “You can only write by putting words on a paper one at a time.” ― Sandra Brown