Month: April 2014

  • Overcoming Decision and Analysis Paralysis: Make Up Your Mind!!

    Have you ever had a week when there’s so many decisions you need to make – some of them kind of big decisions – that you end up so over-whelmed you can’t make any decisions? This week I can hardly decide which manuscript to work on (help the book that finaled in the contests with…

  • Choosing Perspective: First Person vs Third

    The gobbledygook mess that is my current WIP is throwing more challenges my way. I had problems writing the heroine’s voice so I changed to first person and wrote the next 3/4 of the novel that way … and now I think I’ve changed my mind. The question is why this is worth the extra…

  • There and Away: Perceiving changes in ourselves

    There is something oddly unsettling about coming home after being away awhile and finding the house left in by your pre-vacation self. Not that I expect my week in Mexico was a soul-changing experience, but coming home, I had one week more of experiences than the self who left certain things scattered around the house,…