I am not doing NaNoWriMo this year. I've simply got too many irons in too many fires right now to devote the needed time to write toward a new project. What I had planned on doing was writing some poetry. Well, you know what they say about plans.... "The best laid schemes o' mice an'… Continue reading My Twisted Writer Brain…I Had to Fail to Succeed
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