There are often times I'll be writing a scene and I want to include an odor or scent but my mind goes completely blank. How is it that the only smell I can readily recall is garlic and Axe deodorant? It's crazy to think that we're surrounded 24/7 by smells--good and bad-- that we don't… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Over 150 Smells & 50 Smelly Adjectives to Help Add Dimension to Your Writing.
Over the weekend nineteen of us gathered for the first ever Writing Wild Retreat. The idea had been hatched months before and the excitement grew over the months until we finally all came together for the Friday night meet and greet in the main dining room of Chute Lake Lodge. Getting to know each other.… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…The Writing Wild Retreat Pix
It all started about a year ago. An innocent conversation over coffee turned into a full-on, jump in with both feet, go-for-it, wth, plan to organize and host a writing retreat. It seems rather redundant when you talk about writers needing to retreat because they’re already solitary in their work. It seems rather redundant when… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…What Does it Mean to Retreat?