To Self-Edit or Not

To Self-Edit or Not

The writer who edits his or her own work and skips hiring a professional editor, is a fool -anonymous I hate this quote, and I'm sick of seeing writers say this kind of crap on social media platforms (especially those who have a large following and a loud voice). Many editors are also writers, beta [...]

“Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Comparison is the thief of joy” – Theodore Roosevelt

It’s hard not to compare yourself to others. As a writer, I struggle not to compare myself to published authors (I said when I wasn't published). I have to remind myself their books are finished products, while I’m still on my first draft. When I see new authors or friends in the writing community publish [...]

CAMP #WINOWIP

CAMP #WINOWIP

Jesse and I thought it would be hilarious to give twitter #amwriting slackers a #nanowino game. It's a joke--an alternative to nanowrimo. Of course, anyone can participate. The Drinking WIP Game is optional, or you can substitute alcohol with a non-alcoholic beverage. If you have any suggestions, comments, or questions, please contact me! Join us on [...]