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Grabbing readers with Chapter One


Today I reread Chapter One of Elephant Creek. I must admit I’m liking what I have done. I hope you do too. Over the weekend I finished a writing reference Write On! The Writer’s Help Book by Adrian Magson, a read I’d recommend to aspiring and established writers alike. This book reinforced the fundamentals of […]

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Don’t lose those brilliant story plot ideas


I came across this delightful cartoon. It got me thinking about how often a vivid idea surfaces (I’m sure I’ll remember no matter what) only for it to disappear when I need it. That twisting plot with a wonderful character can become a loose idea with a wilting, unlikeable character because your brain can’t find […]

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