Category Archive: Writing

Back Online


After months and months of no internet, I’m finally online with CenturyLink’s Internet Basics (Thank you Nicole!).  What has been going on in my life? In a nutshell, divorce, the flu, Bell’s Palsy,… Continue reading

New Computer from Santa


Due to a not so secret santa I now have a new Dell computer. Both my old tablets for too old to use and could not be upgraded. the computer I was using… Continue reading

Reviving Old Tablets


I’m in need of a new workhorse computer! I’ve looked into trading on my two old convertibles and kindle but they are just too old for computer stores like Amazon tech, office depot,… Continue reading

MM Wolf Paranormal Rough Draft is Done!


  WOOT! The Male Male #Wolf #Paranormal book’s 1st draft is done! 35K words, 125 pages written in under two weeks! #amwriting #writing This book has been such a surprise for me! I’d… Continue reading

EBOOK PRICING-Sticky Post. Below is current blog posts!


All else being equal, most people agree that the longer a story is, the more you’re allowed to charge for it. A good barometer for all of this is a simple word count… Continue reading

Writing Update


                                The words have been flowing! Stuck on Rose Petal Wine Murder Mystery book 3 for months now,… Continue reading

Cozy Is As Cozy Does


The past four to six months I’ve read quite a few Cozy Mysteries, around several hundred so far. I haven’t reviewed them all because after a time they all read exactly the same,… Continue reading

Staying On Track When Writing


Currently I’m working on my third novel in my Rose Petal Wine Murder Mysteries but get stuck on plot points or a character’s actions, whether to place a meeting in China or St.… Continue reading

Independence Day July 4th 2015


Happy July 4th, America! With so much to be thankful for, I”m wishing you a safe Independence Day.  Enjoy your grilled hotdogs (well done, please, with sauerkraut and mustard), hamburgers (medium extra pickles),… Continue reading

Tech Tuesday: Compatible Microsoft Word Program


Ok fellow Smashwords writers, what word-compatible program have you found that uploads successfully? My MS Word corrupted 3 yrs ago and would not reload on my pc; the MS word online does not… Continue reading