My Advice to Writers

My Advice to Writers

I often see the quote, “To be a better writer, read more.” It made me start wondering what advice I would give to an upcoming writer who needed some pearls of wisdom. It dawned on me last night. While I was avoiding cleaning my apartmentĀ I realized there...

Writing vs Editing (Full Time Job)

In my writing group, April was a sprint month in which we attempted to throw down a word count to jump start our new novels. Every year, I participate in NaNoWriMo in which I write an entire novel in 30 days. This was a little less ambitious, but it was a way to force...
An Ocean of Red Ink

An Ocean of Red Ink

I work as a teacher. I grade a lot of papers. Some are carefully crafted magnificent experiences created by amazing wordsmiths. There are however, many that become an experiment in the tensile strength of paper bathed in red ink. At a certain point, I realize that I...
Subscription Guide

Subscription Guide

This week I will be releasing the first chapter of Suburban Zombie High online for the masses. I’m excited. I’m nervous. I’m a bundle of mixed emotions that results in me jabbering. Since it will be the first episode release, I thought it would be a...
A New Adventure

A New Adventure

It’s been almost a year since I’ve written anything in a blog format. I had, by my definition, amazing success with I.Am.Maine. I had a multi-media experience where I got to explain exactly what it meant to be from a small town in central Maine. I got to...