My Twisted Writer Brain…

Five Ways to Lurk and Learn Within the Writing World

Writing can be very isolating and it doesn't help if you have any degree of doubt or anxiety about your work. While others may attend classes to learn how to write, you continue to proceed by trial and error only to mete with frustration and rejection. There's a lot to learn and this is why, if you're a shy writer, you may need to lurk and learn.

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Piper, our Golden Retriever Just Had Surgery–How was Your Week?

Just like a sassy child who doesn’t want to come in the house. Piper parked herself at the end of the driveway. I could hear her thoughts saying ‘come make me...’ 🤣 It’s been a busy week! We’ve celebrated a birthday, a wedding anniversary, and Piper had an operation on her leg. Anyone out there… Continue reading Piper, our Golden Retriever Just Had Surgery–How was Your Week?

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Let’s Take a Look at John Steinbeck’s Six Writing Tips

John Steinbeck is a literary icon. According to Wikipedia, his most notable works were Of Mice and Men (1937), The Grapes of Wrath (1939), and East of Eden (1952). Steinbeck also won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1940 and the Novel Prize for Literature in 1962. I think it would be fair to assume… Continue reading Let’s Take a Look at John Steinbeck’s Six Writing Tips