Focus Fridays… incorporating writing into your day

“The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus “- Alexander Graham Bell How do you bring your work to a focus? Last week’s Focus Fridays mentioned effectively using your available time. What does that mean for writers? What are some ways you can make good use of your time? One way that […]

Moonlight Mondays(Interview #12)

Anna-Karen Sorensen is this week’s Moonlight Mondays author! Her interests include photography, medicine and the state of it, writing/poetry, philosophy/psychology. Anna-Karen currently resides in California, U.S.A 1. What is your debut novel and what inspired its story? Less a novel than a book of poetry and image. “A Fate Unwound Too Soon.” I wrote the […]

Focus Friday’s… direction

“Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days”- Zig Ziglar How do you direct your actions toward a clear goal and produce desired results? When it comes to your writing, regardless of which stage in the process you are currently in, … know your direction i.e., have […]

Why hire a professional editor?

Let’s face it… writers are busy persons. And after spending months crafting your story and ideas, mistakes in grammar and content can easily be overlooked. Have you used one word repeatedly? Did your character have cobalt blue eyes in chapter one, but later on in chapter eight, your character’s eyes are sky blue? That’s where […]

Moonlight Mondays(Interview #11)

From a young age, Ben Cass was in love with the premises of fantasy novels and comic books: amazing creatures, fantastic heroes, and magical powers that existed right beneath our noses. His love of writing began in his senior year of high school, after he had to write a short story for his English class.  […]