Nature Disconnect and the Handshake Deal

By choosing to live in an urban area, I am disconnected from nature. Often achingly so. While I can step outside into my yard and enjoy the benefit of grass, trees, flowers, the calls and songs of birds, and a view of the sky overhead, it’s only a stop-gap connection. I can still see, hear,… Continue reading Nature Disconnect and the Handshake Deal

Don’t Let Creativity Die with the Wrong Writers’ Conference

Originally posted on Waterfront Writers:
Writers’ conferences are important for new and seasoned writers trying to find their way. You invest with time and money, hoping for inspiration to keep you going. This is a conversation about how the wrong conference can affect your productivity—throw off your writing and dampen your spirit. ? ? S: So, we’ve…

W.I.N.O. – Raise a Glass

Originally posted on Waterfront Writers:
Everyone knows writers like wine. In fact, most artists have some sort of creative vice. For the Waterfront Writers team, those vices also include caffeine and exercise. Nothing breaks through writers block like an hour of physical exertion. But wine is still their first go-to, or at least it is…

WIP Character Blog Tour

Originally posted on Waterfront Writers:
Fabulous fiction author, SANDRA R. CAMPBELL, invited Waterfront Writers to join the Meet My Character WIP Blog Tour. Check out her original dark urban fantasies, Butterfly Harvest and Dark Migration HERE! And now for the characters from our latest work-in-progress… What are the names of your main characters? Sloane Price…

WIP Blog Tour

1) What is the name of your character? Is he/she fictional or a historic person? Naomi is a fictional character going through the motions of living her life, when the collective life everyone has known disappears over the course of a few days. 2) When and where is the story set? The story is set… Continue reading WIP Blog Tour

Read to Win! (Contest)

Are you a reader of Two Weeks to Rites? Don’t miss the contest… (and it’s not too late to get caught up on this web series!) Contest details here: Read to Win! (Contest).