Writing With Tequila

How often have you heard that writers are crazy? Often, right? Just think, every writer lives in her head easily 90% of the time. She makes up worlds that she tries to control, at least in the beginning. Then the characters take over. They may not do what we want most of the time, but [...]

Yakety Yak!

Does being a ‘talker’ make an author a better writer?  My personal opinion is no. Being a talker (as in a person who talks to talk) for most of my life, I wasted a lot of words to get to a point. Sure an author needs to be able to expand and describe scenes, people, clothes, [...]