by Leona Pence and Kristena Mears Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a writer? Do you have a dream, but don’t know where to go from there? Or, maybe you have a friend or family member who has this goal. They’ve even written a manuscript and now need to polish… Read More F2K (Fiction for 2000)
Agatha Christie was a successful author, she was best known for her 66 detective novels and more than 15 short stories. but she also suffered from dysgraphia which meant she was unable to comprehend legible written work. Most of us have heard of dyslexia, but what is dysgraphia? People with dysgraphia have these symptoms… Cramped… Read More Friday Fun Facts – Agatha Christie
Today’s interview is with Leona Pence. Leona began writing late in life after the death of her husband. She enjoys reading, writing, and especially being a Mentor at F2K, a seven-week online writing course sponsored by Writer’s Village University. Tell us a little about your book, Leona. What is the main storyline? Hemphill Towers… Read More Tuesday Talks – Interview with Leona Pence
by Kristena Mears Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash The pungent aroma of fresh coffee drifted through my dreams and nudged me awake. Willing myself to keep dreaming, I ignored the hot cup I knew my husband had set on the bedside table. I didn’t want to get up. I wasn’t sure why. I just knew I didn’t.… Read More Fiction Friday – Waking Up
guest blogger Mike Garrett Feature photo by Aaron Burden on Unsplash An analogy to illustrate the dynamics of attracting a publisher . . . Imagine there’s a seamstress who makes beautiful draperies. She’sconfident that she’s the best in town, yet inferior draperies drastically outsell hers. What gives? Her craftsmanship is flawless! She learns that a nearby business plans… Read More Why Should I have my work professionally edited?