Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Nerdy Nurse

I have been communicating with The Nerdy Nurse on her blog. She will be helping me advertise my first book, Relative Crude, on her blog. I’m very excited about it and wanted to let everyone who reads my blog to … Continue reading

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Re-launch of Relative Crude

Good morning everyone. I am re-launching my first book, Relative Crude. It’s a medical mystery. When I was finished with it, I had no idea how to market it, so it didn’t get the exposure it needed or I wanted. … Continue reading

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I was wondering—–

I just finished rereading and editing my book, Distortions, and found myself with tears in my eyes when reading some of the scenes. Is that weird or good writing? I guess that’s a rhetorical questions because—well just because. I have … Continue reading

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Hooray! I’m a writer

As I edit my book for the millionth time, I have to wonder if there is such a thing as too much editing, because we all know that you can always tweak a word here or a sentence there. I … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning

It’s been a pretty hectic weekend.  trying to edit my novels (2 and 3) and spending time with my granddaughters.  Whew! Well, the 3rd novel is coming along great.  I feel that Eden’s adventure is even better than the 1st … Continue reading

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Instructor Critique

I got my instructor’s critique. It really was wonderful. She said my synopsis was good, my dialogue was good, and my characters were good…… then she said…. gotta work on some things. I was pretty sure I understood POV, but … Continue reading

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Critique

Truman Capote wrote, “Sometimes when I think how good my book can be, I can hardly breathe.” Then,….you get classmates critiques… I just got 2 critiques from my novel writing class. They were pretty negative, but that is how they … Continue reading

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