Today we woke to 30°F outside and snain (snowy rain). Yesterday we woke to 32°F inside and our breath puffing in great clouds around us while it was -8°F outside with brilliant sunshine. The #DIYCabin is under siege by Old Man Winter. It is a battle to stay warm! Old Man Winter Wins the First Volley […]
Book Review: Of Kindles, Fairytales, and Snowflakes: Why Randy Ingermanson Might Be the Best Storyteller Ever!
How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method by Randy Ingermanson My rating: 5 of 5 stars Winter is a great time for me to work on my writing skills. The weather prevents outdoor activity (temps barely above freezing today) and the toasty wood fireplace is conducive to creativity. With that in mind, I […]
Shades of Dashiell Hammett? This Author’s Voice Surprised Me (FIVE STARS) I started reading the first installment of the Cajun Murder Mystery series with the full intention of liking it. I have read other things written by L. Scott Silverii, been to a lecture, spoken to him casually at a conference. In those venues, he comes […]