Due to unforeseen circumstances I am saddened to say that I have to postpone the release of my upcoming poetry collection. Thank you to everyone who has taken the time to congratulate and encourage me in this endeavor. I will keep you posted on the new release date as soon as I know it. AdvertisementsRead more "FREEDOM RELEASE POSTPONEMENT"
TWO MONTHS AND COUNTING! Please join me on May 1, 2013 for the release of my poetry collection, “FREEDOM: Poetry of Reflection and Revelation.” The collection will be available via Amazon.com, CreateSpace and possibly a local bookstore or two. In celebration, I am hosting a contest where five winners will receive a signed copy of […]Read more "OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT"
Actually, this post is dedicated to all of the writers struggling to stay encouraged. Last week, I submitted a short story for a contest. After the submission, I found out that there were some plot issues that should have been fixed. I went from being proud of myself and hopeful, to kicking myself and wanting […]Read more "THIS ONE’S DEDICATED TO THE WRITERS I LOVE"
Last week, I was asked to participate in an interview by Brian Feinblum, Senior VP of Media Connect. The interview, found here, puts me in unique company with a list of nine other author, agents and a CEO. Each of us gives our unique opinion on the current and future state of publishing, writing and […]Read more "IN UNIQUE AND TALENTED COMPANY"
2011 is coming to a close, as we all know. For many of us, this has been a year of epic roller coaster proportions. There have been triumphs, disappointments, surprises and moments of amazing revelation. For those of us with goals, we either achieved them, revamped them or gave them up altogether. I am in the last two categories. Going […]Read more "MY TOP TEN FOR WRITERS"
This week I’ve been asked to write a guest blog for my dear friend and fellow author, Stephen Hise, at his totally awesome website Indies Unlimited. Stephen is the author of the novel, “Upgrade”, a fantastic tale of a man’s quest to find love and acceptance which leads to some totally unexpected results. Upgrade was […]Read more "INDIES UNLIMITED GUEST BLOG"
I’ve made it to the beginning of week three. At this point, people participating in NaNoWriMo have fallen into a few distinct categories. They’ve either quit, started another project, pushed through and are continuing their original project, or have completed their manuscripts. I land in the third category. I fought hard last week with the urge to give […]Read more "NANOWRIMO WEEK 3 – WHERE THE RUBBER MEETS THE ROAD"