Tag Archives: Writing

Random Acts of Kindness GIVEAWAY!

  All this week, The Bookshelf Muse is hosting a Random Acts of Kindness BLITZ to celebrate the writing community. Each day, Industry Sponsors are offering their own Random Acts Of Kindness to show appreciation for writers. WIN Scrivener software … Continue reading

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Thriller Thursday: Walking Among The Dead With Laura Pauling

I’m thrilled to be a part of Laura Pauling’s wonderful series Spies, Murder, and Mystery to help celebrate the release of her excellent debut novel, A SPY LIKE ME. When she asked me to do a post on the Paris … Continue reading

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Row80 Check In 9000 and Counting

I know I’ve been fail checking in the last few weeks. Truthfully, I hate just posting about the word count, but I haven’t wanted to take the time to add something useful to my posts. But I had to post … Continue reading

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Manic Monday: Guest Author Bob Mayer Talks Dollars And Good Sense

I’m VERY honored to have Bob Mayer guesting today. His knowledge of the industry and willingness to share makes his blog a must read. In a publishing environment that’s in constant flux and often fraught with arguments over traditional vs. … Continue reading

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Thriller Thursday: Targeted For Being Gay

Due to this post from Roni Loren (thank you for the warning, Roni) I’ve decided to remove most photos from Thriller Thursday. I hope you’re still able to enjoy them! Hate crimes. They’re nothing new, and yet they seem to grow more … Continue reading

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Manic Monday: A Spies, Murder and Mystery Marathon.

I’m so excited to be a part of Laura Pauling’s unique promotion for her debut novel, A SPY LIKE ME. It’s a blog series you won’t want to miss! I’ll be guest posting at her blog on May 17th. My … Continue reading

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Row80 Check In: Restructuring and Refocus

First off, I’m sorry for the lack of check-ins lately. Last week, I visited my best friend in the Twin Cities, and this past weekend I was at my parents. I’ve been so focused on writing in my spare time … Continue reading

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Manic Monday: Literary Characters

Due to this post from Roni Loren (thank you for the warning, Roni) I’ve decided to remove most photos from Thriller Thursday. I hope you’re still able to enjoy them! It’s early Monday morning, and I didn’t have my post for today … Continue reading

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Row80 Check-In: Adrenaline Rush

But it was a good feeling! After a late start, I ended up with just over 10,000 words. It’s been a tremendous help to have the scene by scene outline, and of course, the Row80 Sprints are great motivation. I … Continue reading

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Manic Monday: Row80 Catch Up and Linkage

That’s pretty much how I feel right now. Took the weekend off and now have way too many things to do. Row80 Report: I had a great week, especially since I didn’t get started until Wednesday. I managed to get … Continue reading

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