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phil-naessens's picture
Jan.12.2013
On this edition of This Week in Tennis Craig Doyle joins Phil Naessens for the full hour. Please listen as Phil answers a listeners question regarding podcasting and entering radio followed by their preview of the Men's and Women's 2013 Australian Open. To listen to the program from the...
kelly-jean-rice's picture
Jan.02.2013
The body lies still before the panic.  The face get’s numb, the hand’s, the full metal jacket.  The attack is breathless.  Feeing like heart failure.  Leaving the body lost.  Bi Polar is like an animal clawing it’s self out it’s cage.  In summary, thing’s are more...
dale-estey's picture
Dec.20.2012
I appreciate Stephen King. He is capable of thorough, well-crafted writing (Carrie, Dolores Claiborne, Misery) and he certainly knows how to create page-turners. That he deals with the supernatural so often is also a boon (to me).  And he lives almost as close to Canada as anyone can. He has...
stephen-brayton's picture
Oct.22.2012
by Jay Payleitner http://harvesthousepublishers.com/authors/jay-payleitner/ Yes, I know. You're probably wondering about a review of this type of book being here on my blog. Well, I have two reasons I can think of right away to why I chose to put this here. First: It's my blog and I can do what I...
annette-talbert's picture
Sep.17.2012
More insights and great advice gleaned from last week's writer's conference: ~ There is no such thing as a writing teacher. There are people who can teach you, to teach yourself how to write. The presenter, author Steve Berry was making the point that no one can truly teach you how...
raymond-mallette's picture
Sep.11.2012
     Sitting outside his TeePee the indian chief watched his son approach and sit down. The young boy's face looked sad and the chief questioned this.      "Father, I hunt every day, to try to make you proud. Yet, I still have not been successful in my hunts...
linda-yoshida's picture
Sep.09.2012
After four years of living with my website, it occurred to me that I needed a fresh look to coincide with my new romantic suspense series and upcoming releases.  This entailed a bit of research on my part and I discovered, like reading volumes of books before you write, the best avenue or...
dale-estey's picture
Jul.28.2012
I am of two minds about making things easier, or creating short cuts, for writers. We learn better from finding our own mistakes. And I have more and more doubt that one can really be "taught" much when it comes to creative writing. My best advice (even put into rhyme) is When in doubt/Take it out...
victoria-m-johnson's picture
Jul.21.2012
A Life Without Pictures Have your yearbook photo taken.  Even if you can’t afford to buy any for yourself at least it’ll be in the yearbook and there’ll be one snapshot of you in high school.  You know how you hate your uncommon Mexican last name because no one else has it; and you long...
dale-estey's picture
Jul.06.2012
These observations were made to be directed to Science Fiction writers. Many of them strike to the bone / go in to the hilt / hit the mark with any author picks words and expressions to smudge weak writing. Fantasy * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *   Turkey City Lexicon – A Primer for SF...