The Derivational History of Songs

The Derivational History of Songs

https://www.insecurewriterssupportgroup.com Back story – what every writer is admonished to filter throughout the chapters of a book. Thou shalt not begin with back story is a commandment of the highest order. Infuse the back story of characters and actions in...
The Power of Relationships

The Power of Relationships

2020 has been a heck of a year, one which I never wish to repeat. What powered us through was reciprocal relationships – my husband and I never missed a haircut. We shored the spirits of our shared hairstylist, helping to keep her afloat financially as well as...
900 words that didn’t make the Novel

900 words that didn’t make the Novel

http://www.insecurewriterssupportgroup.com/p/iwsg-sign-up.html “Are you really slack-jawed over a mailman?” a gentle voice behind her said. Startled, Amy whipped her body around, causing vertigo. Amy looked at the gentle speaker, clothed in a luxurious robe and...
The Power of Acceptance

The Power of Acceptance

My husband buttered my whole grain toast. Again. Despite my repeated requests to not butter my toast. What to do? Say, “Well, butter my butt and call me a biscuit?” Probably not the time to be a smart mouth… a girl’s gotta eat, right? Better to...