Writer Wednesday: 10 Famous Authors Who Remind Us That Great Writers Can Also Be Decent Human Beings

I really enjoyed reading the blurbs on these 10 famous authors and the impact she shared with humanity. The article by Huffington Post, entitled 10 Famous Authors Who Remind Us That Great Writers Can Also Be Decent Human Beings, shares some lovely ways to give back the world. Of course, there are more authors out Read More …

Wednesday Writer: SoMuchToWrite… Guest Blog

Roxanne Crouse of SoMuchToWriteSoLittleTime.com provides guest posts for authors to talk about their writing process. She provides posts on writing, and her own journey towards publishing, and you can find her work at her Author page on Amazon. This post includes Dale Grove, who published Gray Maneuvers , a sci-fi novel on mind-control technology. I’ve Read More …

Writer Wednesday: Education Portal (Free Writing Courses)!

I found this site, Education Portal in my search for free classes for my son, when I found this page on writing courses- all free! I’m certain some of my readers would be interested. Hey, its free, right? One course that interests me is How to Find the Short Story Within Your Novel and this Read More …

John Green- 42 Idioms

John Green, author of The Fault in Our Stars , hosts a show called Mental Floss. This episode covers 41 Idioms (and their origins). Its very entertaining, to find the use the figure of speech which is not literal. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WW5FDhsHkUg&w=420&h=315]   The Fault in Our Stars by John Green     Technorati Tags: idioms,john green,the Read More …

Need background noise?

Since posting iSerenity.com, which shares a number of choices for background noises you can use while you’re writing, this site- coffitivity.com gives you the coffee shop ambience. You can even choose between ‘morning murmur’ to ‘university undertones’. You can download to iPhone, Android, and Window phones, to the Mac or PC, or just open the Read More …