Five Links 10/18/19 Loleta Abi

Five Links 10/18/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. “Given the times we live in, I’ve noticed more articles and books, for writers and artists, discussing the value and importance of pursuing creative endeavors, such as:” So sad about Glimmer Train. I know at least three others that have closed shop recently. I hope there will […]

Five Links 10/11/19 Loleta Abi

Five Links 10/11/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. “That wonderful idea was just one of many nuggets I found myself highlighting in what has so far turned out to be my surprise read of the year—noted literary agent Donald Maass’s The Emotional Craft of Fiction. Like many of you, I cut my teeth on Maass’s now-classic Writing […]

The Writer’s Wheel 10/7/19: The Changing Seasons Loleta Abi

The Writer’s Wheel 10/6/19: This Time of Year Loleta Abi Don’t you just love this time of year? The cool, crisp leaves, so colorful. The pretty flowers in the fields. Nature gathering for the seasons ahead. Decorations. When do you begin decorating for the holidays? Or don’t you? I start early October for the coming […]

Five Links 10/4/19 Loleta Abi

Five Links 10/4/19 Loleta Abi Writing: 1. “Nervous, scared, anxiously looking around the room, feeling like every word you say is being judged.  This are recognisable feelings in everyone, and that is before you start to share your writing. But I’m not talking about the new writing students here, those who are determined to […]

The Writer’s Wheel 9/29/19: Do You Want to be A One Hit Wonder or Here for the Long Haul? Loleta Abi

The Writer’s Wheel 9/29/19: Do You Want to be a One Hit Wonder or Here for the Long Haul? Loleta Abi Some authors have one hit and fade from the limelight, others make a career of things. Which one do you hope to be? Let’s take a look at the options. The One Hit Wonder. […]