Category Archives: Writing

Writing, Quilts and Fun

I’m happy to report I’m the new blogger on the block at Quilting Focus! My first post appeared on March 10 and my next one will be … soon ¬†I hope you’ll stop by and say ‘Hey!’ It’s fun to … Continue reading

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It’s National Grammar Day

Don’t you just hate grammar? It makes no sense, except for some gifted individuals who can structure a sentence in a matter of seconds. I’ve heard, although I don’t know if it’s true, that English is one of the most … Continue reading

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Too Many Characters

What happens when you have too many characters in your book? This is what happened to me, in the third book in the Spring Street Quilters series. The first book started with 7 main characters – the quilters. And then … Continue reading

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Some Amazing Discoveries

I can hardly believe what I’m finding. I’m taking the advice of a VERY successful¬†author and writing coach on selling more Kindle books. One piece of advice is getting the correct keywords. Optimally an author wants their book to show … Continue reading

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I’m Lost in My Own Book!

One of the troubles I’m having in finishing this last book of the Spring Street Quilters series is – I keep getting lost. I can’t remember which parts were lost in The 10,000 Word Incident, and which parts remain. I’ve … Continue reading

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Writing vs. Editing

I know a person can do both, but what if I wanted to pick one? Would it be helpful or harmful to my budding career? I’ve done a huge amount of both. Today the most important word seems to be … Continue reading

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Can I get a blog do-over?

I’ve had the hardest time finding focus for this blog. You may have noticed. It’s all over the place. Well, it’s time to focus. I write. I edit. I do technical writing like – patterns for quilts or anything else … Continue reading

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