November is National Novel Writing Month!  People from all over the world participate each year.  The goal is to write 50,000 words between Nov 1 and Nov 30. This will be my 3rd year participating.  The first year, I blew it in the first week.  I had not prepared and I let life issues prevent […]

Stephen King: On Writing and Lisey’s Story Review Short and snappy as it is, Stephen King’s On Writing really contains two books: a fondly sardonic autobiography and a tough-love lesson for aspiring novelists. The memoir is terrific stuff, a vivid description of how a writer grew out of a misbehaving kid. You’re right there with the young author as he’s tormented […]