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Writing a good holiday story…

This Thursday, in the United States, we start the holiday season with Thanksgiving.  Just a side note about me—I love Thanksgiving, it’s my favorite holiday.  In almost all the books I have written, I have paid homage to my favorite holiday.  A little tip about us romance writers, we love to write a good holiday… Continue reading Writing a good holiday story…

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Motivation and the Joy of Writing…

Writers ask themselves this question at least once in their career:  Am I good enough for this?  This one statement might be what stops us from starting or finishing a book.  It might be the moment you publish a book and the results are mixed.  Inevitably, there is going to come a time or perhaps… Continue reading Motivation and the Joy of Writing…

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Writing Challenges – we all have them and what to do about them…

Every writer has been there. You are writing a new story and find yourself written to a corner.  Or you’ve written enough query letters for an agent and you feel that you have developed carpal tunnel syndrome and have nothing to show for it.  You are struggling to get your first novel finished and published… Continue reading Writing Challenges – we all have them and what to do about them…