Coffee with Deb

*taking a sip of coffee* Morning is my favorite time of the day. The little jingle, waking up is Folgers in your cup, comes to mind. Now, you’ll be singing this all day. You’re welcome. While I don’t drink Folgers coffee, I sure do love my morning coffee. Morning routines have been a part of […]

Critique Matters

Hello! Today I have been working on a novel that I had abandoned. For what reason, I don’t know. I probably got off on another creative adventure. Shocking, huh! So, here’s what’s on my mind. I’d like to revisit this novel. I haven’t really fully edited it yet, but, I’d like to take an honest approach […]

Eve of NaNoWriMo

I just spent the last 2 hours combing the shelves at Barnes and Noble for clues, hints, tips, and tricks to making my experience a positive one. I’m ready. Or I think I am anyway. Next time…(self) don’t wait to the eve of NaNo to figure out you, once again, will primarily write by the […]

Writing is Hard…or is it?

As I mentioned in my last post, I will be participating in NaNoWriMo next month. That’s in 8 days. Eek! I’ve begun a bit of character sketching, a bit on where my novel will take place, and even a bit on the plot. For a girl who writes by the seat of her pants (Pantser), […]

Notes on E-Publishing

I attended a brilliant workshop on Self-Publishing last night, and learned a lot on how authors can take themselves to new heights by venturing into this model. Epublishing is the wave of the future in many opinions. Read what I learned… Self-Publishing doesn’t have to be scary. Will you sell a million copies? Probably not, […]