You know that feeling—like you were
coasting along on a greased golden road through your first draft (or second…or
twelfth), and suddenly you come to a bone-jarring halt, like Wile. E. Coyote sent
an avalanche right smack into your creative pathway.… Read the post
I had a blog post all queued up for this week, but I’m on a plane back from the Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers’ annual Colorado Gold conference and can’t stop thinking about the weekend and what it made me realize about this business—and the authors who are the soul of it.… Read the post
How to Dig Deeper for the Buried Treasure in Your Story
There is a scene in the movie Crazy, Stupid, Love that wrings my heart out every time I see it. Childhood sweethearts and longtime spouses, played by Steve Carrell and Julianne Moore, are separated after the wife’s infidelity.