Inspired By Pencils

As the calendar changed from February to March my creator’s soul sang out its annual clarion call, “April is coming!” April, which is filled with online challenges for those who are ready to rise to them: NaPoWriMo (National Poetry Writing Month), #the100dayproject, Blogging from A to Z Challenge, and, of course, Camp NaNoWriMo just to […]

Stop Writing Alone

I’m sitting here at my local Barnes & Noble Cafe waiting for another member from my writing group because we have a meeting today. It’s called a “Write-In.” What do we do here? Simple. We write. No prompts, no activities led by me or any other members, simply a time and space reserved for each […]

Finding the Right Writing Group

While writing is a solitary activity, there are many aspects of the process that can be enhanced by finding the right writing group. I’m not telling you anything new here, but maybe you aren’t sure where to begin. That’s where I hope to help. There are three things you must figure out before you find […]