If you’ve been reading Writers in the Storm for any length of time, you know that I’m a proponent of using what you do—what happens to you, what you think and believe—in your writing. A year ago, I wrote about using your summer memories in your writing.… Read the post
I thought of the title for this Pimp & Promote, then wondered where the term came from. So I looked it up. Here you go:
The dog days or dog days of summer are the hot, sultry days of summer.… Read the post
Yesterday I opened an e-mail from a source that I usually delete without reading. I'd purchased something from a "sister" company a month ago, and it seems that every week a new spin-off email touting the same information I'd wanted when I bought that resource book lands in my inbox.… Read the post
Summer is coming up fast, and here at Writers in the Storm we're marking the occasion with a little "Pimp and Promote." Of course, this always costs us some money, because we have to go out and buy lots of books.… Read the post
This is a true story:
I looked out my window this morning, as I always do while drinking my breakfast protein shake.
In the heavier than usual wind, the prayer flags flapped loudly.
Through the narrow gaps of brightly-colored material I saw a profusion of blooming tropical flowers.… Read the post