New Covers and Update to TOC for Books on Amazon

Happy Friday - this is a quick note. I heard through the FB grapevine that Amazon may be considering taking down eBooks that had the table of contents in the back book matter (which I did). So to be proactive I reformatted the TOC, and now it will be in the front matter. Find out…

Why I Like Iowa

Iowa is a very popular place to be this week. I would like to be there as well, but not for the caucus. I have high regard for the University of Iowa and the International Writing Program that they deploy across the world. They also offer a two-year residency writer's program http://writersworkshop.uiowa.edu/ You can find a…

Writing A Scene-Creating an Environment (reposting)

Setting Up Your Scene (I am re-posting this helpful information with updated links #amwriting ) When Writing A Novel or Short Story there are 4 steps and MANY questions needed to be answered in order to place the characters in the environment you create. The scene attains the GOAL that you want to unfold. Setting…