Writing Exercise – Point of View

For today’s writing post I thought we’d visit our good friend , Writing Exercise. Writing exercises are a good way to get your brain working and stretching. They give you an opportunity to just write or to work on a writing skill you feel you need more practice on. As writers, we all need toContinue reading “Writing Exercise – Point of View”

Styles of Poetry

There are a lot of different styles of poetry in the world. In celebration of Poetry month here are some short descriptions of just a handful of poetry styles. Maybe you’ll try your hand at writing one. Centro Poem – The word means patchwork in Latin and refers to a poem placed together from linesContinue reading “Styles of Poetry”

April is Poetry Month

That’s right, April is Poetry month. Time to get your poetry on. Usually for Poetry month I would suggest all the poetry reading events, slam poetry, open mic poetry nights your city has to offer. But with the current state of the world with social distancing all the places that traditionally hold these events areContinue reading “April is Poetry Month”

Smashwords Author’s Give Back Sale

With everything that is going on in the world Smashwords author’s wanted to give back to their readers. As one of those author’s I wanted you all to know about. From now until April 20th thousands of titles are deeply discounted or free on the site. Please come on by and see all the titlesContinue reading “Smashwords Author’s Give Back Sale”

I didn’t mean to take a six year hiatus from writing

I didn’t mean to take a six year hiatus from writing, I really didn’t. But as you know, life gets in the way of living sometimes. In reality I haven’t written fiction in six years. I have been writing lesson plans for my enrichment classes, which have been really fun. But it isn’t quite theContinue reading “I didn’t mean to take a six year hiatus from writing”

July Book Sale

Well hello happy people. I know July is almost over but it’s never too late to let you know about a book sale. Every year Smashwords hosts a very large sale on books. Books are up to 75% off and some are even free. Can’t beat free with a stick people. The author’s who participateContinue reading “July Book Sale”