If you are an NCIS fan, you know about Jethro Gibbs’ fifty-plus rules. I want to be as cool as Jethro Gibbs. This blog features my third Margie-Rule for writers.
Margie’s Rule # 3: Lock in the Emotional Set
My term, Emotional Set, refers to the mood of the scene.… Read the post
We couldn't talk WriterStrong without our Yoda of Edits and sparkling prose, Margie Lawson. Be prepared for great takeaway as Margie not only tells you, but shows you how it's done! Here she is:
A big THANK YOU to Laura Drake for inviting me to be her guest today.… Read the post
We're so happy to welcome Margie Lawson today to share her writing wonderment with us. Margie will be speaking at the RWA National Conference in Anaheim next month, both at the Women's Fiction pre-conference event and a session at the conference.… Read the post
Please Welcome Mario Acevedo to WITS - he's a best selling novelist and instructor over at the Lawson Academy, so you know he knows what he's talking about! Here he is:
Mario here: I’ve been invited to share a little of what I know about writing tension and conflict.… Read the post
By Margie Lawson
A BIG THANK YOU to Mega-Talented Laura Drake for inviting me to be her guest blogger today!
Writers are all powerful. Well, in their fictional worlds they are all powerful.
Two of the 74,386 story dynamics that writers control are expanding time and compressing time.… Read the post