Fitting Life Around Writing: Distractions

Our last exciting adventure found our heroes examining Time and how to fit our lives around it and writing. If managing time isn’t difficult enough, Distractions tend to jump on the wagon in force, taking us away from what we want to do. At times, we wonder if we should be diagnosed, medicated , or …


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 …