Thursday, December 8, 2016

Editors: A Look Behind the Curtain

Can be a little, uh, disconcerting to actually meet an editor or visit a publishing office. On the other hand, you want someone to really know where and how you write? Yeah. I didn't think so.

Just keep writing. (And judge not lest ye . . . well, at least keep your opinions to yourself.)

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Living with a Writer

Living with a writer has (more than) a few . . . challenges.
Just keep writing. (And showing kindness.)

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Writer's block? Go for a walk

Writer's block? Take a walk. Stop thinking. (You can do that, right?) Something good will pop into your head.
Just keep writing. (And walking.)

Monday, December 5, 2016

The Sometimes Price of Honesty

Write what you want to write, but realize there can be consequences.


Just keep writing. (And know it's OK to be gentle.)

Friday, December 2, 2016

True Friends Tell You the Truth ... Gently

Having a friend or family member who's a writer has its own challenges.

Just keep writing. (And -- at least try to -- accept honest criticism without pouting.)

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016