When you get off the beaten path, Texas shows you its hidden treasures.
A memoirist throws herself heart and soul into her love letter to the Colorado prairie.
You can exercise vicarious thrills during a period of enforced inactivity. I am.
There are pros and cons to veering off the traditional path to self-publishing. Ask yourself five questions to decide.
There are a few strategies for making the most of any conference you attend, including these five.
Getting a book published, and purchased, is going to be a mean trick without an Author Platform.
Why do writers have such a love-hate relationship with their writing devices?
One of Ernest Hemingway’s most enduring pieces of writing still inspires.
These five books on mothers and daughters helped me clarify my own mother’s priorities.
There are three essential—and easy—chores necessary to maintain your blog’s good health.
The unintended consequences of hiding are worth exploring, as I’m doing while writing my novel-in-progress.
Required prerequisite for fiction writers: Embrace your dual gifts.
The sometimes mysterious behavior of flora we admire is hidden from view.
You can express yourself much more elegantly, and much less violently, with some alternatives to an antiquated idiom.
A writer’s characters progress through joy, pain and growth, just like we do. In the process, we all get close.