How to Find Time to Write

How to Find Time to Write

How many times have you told yourself you could finish your novel/screenplay/article by now if only you had more time? I know I used to be a master procrastinator. I was always going to write “someday” — someday when there was more time, when I had the perfect idea,...
My Snake Smells Mummies

My Snake Smells Mummies

I am excited to let you know that the third installment of the Liz & Toby Adventures is set to be released on April 7th. It just became available today on Kindle pre-order. Check it out: My Snake Smells Mummies. Similar to My Dog Sees Ghosts and My Cat Hears...
Should You Write for Yourself or Your Readers?

Should You Write for Yourself or Your Readers?

What’s the Debate and Who Wins? I’ve been thinking about the classic debate writers and those who advise writers engage in about who we should write for — ourselves or our readers. I started researching both sides so I could understand the arguments. I was about...
Why It’s Tough to Be a Writer

Why It’s Tough to Be a Writer

Is writing as a profession or a hobby any more challenging than any other profession or hobby? Every profession has it’s downsides. Every hobby has it’s learning curve. Still, many of us — writers and non-writers — hold a belief that there is a certain mystique to...
A Visit To The Dog Park

A Visit To The Dog Park

A Dog’s Perspective Life is good! I love going for car rides. This is fun! Watch this! Look how my ears flap in the wind when I stick my head out of the window. Amazing, right?! What’s out the other window? I better go see. No way! It’s the park! We’re almost there. I...
How To Call a Cat Vs. How to Call a Dog

How To Call a Cat Vs. How to Call a Dog

Cats aren’t just little dogs. That’s something dog people innately know, but still, we tend to approach them as if they are. Have you ever seen a dog-person trying to call a cat towards them? It’s awkward for anyone watching and irritates the...