Many writers (I dare say ALL) will eventually want to publisher their work. Although self-publishing is popular, some will be looking for an agent to work on their behalf to make a deal with the big publishing houses. But just how does one go about the task of acquiring an agent? There is a lot … Continue reading So You Want a Literary Agent?
We all have those days. Yesterday, I was feeling so sorry for myself. So jealous of everyone else. I forgot that we are all in this together. Thank you to all the people who have supported my efforts, great and small, and put up with my moods. I am really not that bad (I don't … Continue reading Yesterday
It's the end of the year. Almost.
This month, I'd like to share the work of a talented painter, Shay Preyer.She created this wonderful resin finished painting, and has crafted many more like it, all with beautiful designs and swirls of color. Some with sparkles, others with layers and patterns. One looked amazingly like an geode with amethyst lining it.I sat down … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Shay Preyer
What is flash fiction? You've probably written short stories. High school was notorious for making students write several pages on different themes or topics, both fiction and non-fiction. But my guess is those were closer to 5,000 words. Too long for flash fiction. So what is flash fiction all about? For one, flash fiction is … Continue reading Flash Fiction