Writing Exercise

Welcome to your Friday Writing Exercise! Get your writing muscles ready like a professional athlete. You need to stretch those writing muscles before you get to the main writing event. I have two writing exercises for you today. The first one is a point of view exercise and the second is about getting creative. WriteContinue reading “Writing Exercise”

Writing Myth Monday

Happy Monday Morning Everyone! I feel that may be a bit perky for a Monday morning but I’m excited about busting writing myths every Monday. That’s right, for the next eighteen weeks I will be busting writing myths. I feel as an writer I’ve fallen for some, if not all, these myths at some timeContinue reading “Writing Myth Monday”

Writing Prompts

Hello Friday! I hope every one has had a good week. It being Friday and the weekend has taken on new meaning over the last few weeks. For those of us that had the weekend off Friday was a cause to celebrate. Now with the stay at home orders Friday, Saturday and Sunday are justContinue reading “Writing Prompts”

Authors Give Back Promotion Extended

You read that right. The Smashwords Authors Give Back sale has been extended to May 31st. You maybe asking, What is this promotion all about? This sale is the direct result of several Smashwords authors requesting that Smashwords run a special sale.  These authors wanted to show their support to readers who now face unprecedentedContinue reading “Authors Give Back Promotion Extended”

Poetry Month Wrap-Up

Wow, I can’t believe we are already at the end of April. Where did this month go? It’s like time has no meaning. With the month coming to a close that means we are saying goodbye to Poetry Month 2020. This year I didn’t write any poetry but I read the poetry of others. IContinue reading “Poetry Month Wrap-Up”

Being Green

Happy Monday! This upcoming Wednesday is Earth Day. And Earth Day is celebrating its 50th anniversary! In celebration I am offering my short story Being Green for Free. The story also includes Earth Day activities. Click HERE or on the picture to be taken to your free copy of Being Green. Hope you enjoy theContinue reading “Being Green”

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”