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Marketing Ideas

In the following video, I utilize some of the apps I’ve used in creating ads and social media posts. I also want to thank Online Tone Generator onlinetonegenerator.com for the voice generators used in the above video and two apps, GarageBand and HumOn which helped shape much of the music […]

What’s Your Process?

This question is high among the questions I am often asked – What is your writing process? I like the question and would like to thank NaNoWriMo for the impetus for the core of my writing process. THE NANOWRIMO WAY … to sit down with an idea for a story […]

Attacking the Blankness

On Monday, I sat down at the laptop to continue working on the second draft of Attack of Darkness. Of course, Cali Belle, our elderly female cat did her little dance back and forth across the keyboard until she nestled into my lap giving me permission to type. That’s when […]

Meet Ivy and Rainsford The honeymoon couple who shipwrecked On Satan’s Island begin to pull apart when nightmares haunt them in my next novel, Attack of Darkness.

Still Here, Still Crazy

I haven’t posted much lately. There are several reasons why, but when I start to list them in my head, they sound like excuses. I mentioned in my last post that I finished a rough draft of my fourth novel. My practice is to put that aside for awhile before […]

When/Then Lie

One of the most harmful human deceptions is what Justin Camp, Gather Ministries calls the When/Then lie. He describes it as when we achieve that special something, then we find contentment. I can look back on my life and see several When/Then lies that tripped me up. I could list […]

Burdens Light

I find it difficult to really open up to people. It is easier for me to listen and empathize. What I have discovered is that I share more easily with those who have freely shared with me and sharing is therapeutic. “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you […]

Work In Progress

November is NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month. It is a time set aside for writers to take thirty days, set daily goals and write 50,000 words as a first draft of a novel. I am participating this year. The novel I am writing will connect the first two novels, A […]

Reading At Art Gallery

As a member of the Southwestern Indiana Writers Guild, I was able to read from my latest work. Fifteen authors participated at the StaC Art Gallery in Evansville, Indiana, Tuesday, March 13. I have pieced together from snaps a tiny glimpse of my part where I read from Chapter 1 […]