Category Archives: Stories Behind The Stories

What Happened to 9-to-5?

Are you guilty of doing any of these? Setting off for vacation only to take your work phone, laptop, or both with you in your suitcase. And then setting them out in your hotel room. And then using them. Checking … Continue reading

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Writers, are you going to ring the bell?

Today, we’re used to getting things the easy way. Well, some things anyway. Want the latest news? Check your smart phone. Want a quick meal? Throw something in the microwave. Want to earn a living at writing? Ummm…that’s going to … Continue reading

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Un-Bucket Your Bucket List

Vacationing in Italy. Viewing the cosmos from the southern hemisphere. Visiting the Great Pyramid. Completing a marathon. Hiking down the Grand Canyon. Fill In The Blank… Bucket lists are pretty common. Lots of people I know have them and use them … Continue reading

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Kindle Unlimited: The New Good and The New Bad

For you writers out there… By now you’re probably well aware that Amazon changed its Kindle Unlimited terms again. Some don’t like the change, but I gotta admit I’m okay with it. JA Konrath just posted his thoughts on the new … Continue reading

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A Small Way to Sneak Exercise into Your Day

The body wasn’t designed to sit around all day. It was designed to move, and to keep moving. So, as I was looking around for additional ways to sneak in exercise, I stumbled upon a really cool smart phone app … Continue reading

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“Evocative mysteries. Fascinating Lovers.” IN THIS LIFE now FREE

IN THIS LIFE Book 1 of the Past Life Series FREE for a limited time! Readers are calling the book “fast-paced” “a great love story” “sensual, engaging and thoroughly addictive” Grab your FREE copy of IN THIS LIFE today! ___________________________________________________ When psychologist … Continue reading

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A Story Idea Is Not A Story

There are many reasons I’ve been in a writing funk for the past 5 or 6 months, and a recent blog post by Bob Mayer exposed one that I didn’t even realize had been impacting me. An idea is not … Continue reading

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