The Sumerian tale of Marduk versus Tiamat absorbed me one night during a months-long bout of insomnia. A few articles compared Tiamat to Echidna from Greek mythology. … More Where did you get the idea for your novel?
I’ve read a number of blogs sharing the advice bloggers would give their younger selves if they could travel back in time. I’m grabbing my laptop, shanghaiing a TARDIS and diving into the blogosphere time warp to post advice to my younger, even cuter, pigtail wearing self. … More Advice For My Younger Self
Here are my 2017 goals that by the grace of Gaia and the power of Thor’s abs I will complete by 12/31/17 … More 2017 Goals and How to Keep Them
Despite everything, I am still positive about 2017. I will not miss 2016 and wish it a fond farewell. … More Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017!
Merry Christmas! A Visit from St. Nicholas by Clement Clark Moore … More Merry Christmas
Here are a few websites with great creative writing prompts. … More Where to Find Ideas for a Story
Three Tips to Increase Self-Motivation for Writers … More Three Tips to Increase Self-Motivation for Writers
Top Three Movies With Greek Mythology. Greek mythology is ripe with stories that producers can turn into movies. … More Top Three Movies With Greek Mythology
Happy Thanksgiving. The Pumpkin by John Greenleaf Whittier … More Happy Thanksgiving
There is no magic formula to create the perfect first line. What is considered a great opening line is as varied as the novels that contain them. 4-Opening Paragraph Tips: Read the first page of novels in your genre. Knowing what other authors did will help you avoid clichés and see what works and what … More What Makes For A Great Opening Line Of A Novel?