Several years ago I entered my first short story into the Writer's Digest Annual Writing Contest. I didn't win. But--I received a letter informing me that I came in 81st! Yes, you read that correctly I came in the top 100 and I was tickled pink. If I go back and read that story the… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Writing Contests! Why and Why Not!
As a writer, you don't have to tell me twice to self-isolate. I'm nearly a hermit already but to do it on a directive somehow seems so cozy and official. Not to worry. I'm taking the Covid-19 very seriously. My hands are raw from washing and I sent hubby to the store to stock up… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Covid-19 Self Isolation
I decided to start a new branch for My Twisted Writer Brain and that is Saturday Sidebars. Yes, I'm going to step away from the norm and highlight needed text to assist with the understanding. Anyone who's ever watched a legal drama recognizes the term "sidebar" but it's also a literary term in regards to… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…Saturday Sidebar