On Writing

The good, the bad and the ugly! This section is all about writing.


I’m never complaining about Rs again.

Okay, so I’m never complaining about the number of rejections I’ve received again. And if you want to know why, check out this Dude is a Prince post from May 28th 2008 on...

Turning over a new leaf…maybe

Hi y’all. Going through some “stuff” at the moment–as we writers periodically do. You know: those times when all the doubts come crashing down on us and we wonder...

That scene I just can’t forget!

There’s a scene from Marian Keyes’ Sushi For Beginners that for some reason has always stayed with me. There’s something tender and funny and quite special about it...

Let’s Get Creative!

For my first Writers Gone Wild post of 2010, I was gonna get all topical and list a bunch of Resolutions For Writers… until I realized I’d already done that back in a previous...

Sometimes just doing it works for me!

Hi everyone, Hope you had a fabulous New Year’s Eve and that 2010 is shaping up to be a stellar year for you all! As we all know, around this time every year the phrase New Year’s...

Porn vs Erotica vs Erotic Romance

Geez, Louise. How many times do I have to say it? I DO NOT write porn! If you figured out from that previous statement that I’m just a wee tad frustrated right now, you’d...
Of Family Guy & Writing in Public

Of Family Guy & Writing in Public

I have a special treat for you today — a guest blogger extraordinaire! The lovely (and smart as a really really sharp tack!) Tez Miller has graciously conceded to write a post...

Challenging POV

Do you remember a while back when I was in fits because I was writing a novella and the characters just wouldn’t let me to write The End?  A few you you — me, included!...