Tag: writers

SPEAKING (and Writing) ENGLISH

If you’ve ever heard me speak, you know I mispronounce many words. Especially AUTHOR, which comes out like Arthur. It’s very sad because I am an author. Not on purpose, of course. When I speak at events like… Read More

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Conferences and Book Signings

I recently attended a writer’s conference in Tempe, Arizona. Toby stayed close to the suitcase as I packed. Just in case, he was getting to tag along. Once I arrived, I learned Tempe Desert Palms is a pet… Read More

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Criticism – One Word Wednesday

Monday I talked about readers writing book reviews. I only briefly mentioned critical reviews. Primarily because those who write negative reviews tend to be harsh rather than constructive. Edie Melson came to my rescue with a perfect picture to demonstrate my… Read More

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CREATIVITY – One Word Wednesday

What is creativity? Being creative or artistic doesn’t necessarily mean you know how to draw or play an instrument. Creativity is a way of thinking, a way of viewing the world. Creativity requires constant shifting, blender pulses of… Read More

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