Fitting Life Around Writing: Time

One thing I’ve found over the years, if I want to get something done, I need to plan and I really need to manage my Time. As a writer, this is extremely important. No Time equals No Writing. Unlike the writers of the last century, writers in the present not only have to write, but …


Kick Start Continued – XXX

Write a Sizzling Sex Scene? Most of the writers I know do not write sex scenes, and those that do tend to favor the classic, traditional, old fashioned sex scene: inference, inference, inference – the sex takes place off screen, off page, in the mind of the reader. Guess what? A sizzling sex scene does …


Kick Start Hemingway and Wells in Spain

Most people are familiar with Ernest Hemingway’s connection to Spain via bull fighting, fishing, or even the Spanish Civil War, but Orson Wells? He loved SpainĀ  too, and his ashes are in the very air near Ronda. I had the opportunity to discover this factoid and channel the ghosts of the past in an intensive …