Category Archives: Writing

The Ugly Baby

I recently attended my second SCBWI Conference in Winchester. I don’t really need an excuse to travel to Winchester. It must be one of the most charming, beautiful, inspirational towns I’ve ever been to. Winchester is a medieval paradise. My … Continue reading

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My commitments for 2013

These commitments are not to be confused with New Year’s Resolutions. My long term goals and commitments are clear in my head. It’s the short-term commitments that suffer under day-to-day activities. I’m probably one of the few people on this … Continue reading

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Music Soothes the Savage Pen

I’ve heard a couple of authors say that they use music while they are writing to set the mood. After reading some books, I wonder what type of music the author listened to. I imagine that Stephen King has a … Continue reading

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Fantasy World Building Workshop with Joni Sensel

I’ve been a member of SCBWI for going on two years now. Our regional group in Germany/Austria is small, but steadily growing. And what talented people we have amongst us! It gives hope and inspiration whenever I receive a regional update that someone … Continue reading

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