Monthly Archives: May 2018

The Murderous Mystery Tour…

The Murderous Mystery Tour is coming to take you away… (My apologies to Paul and John. I couldn’t help myself.) If you’re simultaneously creeped out and fascinated by the likes of H.H. Holmes, take a trip to Chicago for two … Continue reading

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Take a Break!

  Last week I encouraged writers to submit their writing, but this week I’m going to tell you the opposite: sometimes you just need a break. When I first began learning about this industry, a recommendation was to write daily. … Continue reading

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How Many Rejections Can You Take?

Comparison is the thief of joy. I’m positive Teddy Roosevelt wasn’t talking about writers when he said that, but for those of us still in the aspiring-to-be-published category, it most definitely rings true. When you’re the person still wondering if … Continue reading

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Good Book Alert!

Good book alert! I recently finished Fiona Cummins’ book Rattle (The Bone Collector #1). I have been relatively lost in the world of H.H. Holmes, reading everything I can that’s within a certain time-frame to his life. I go to … Continue reading

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