Entries Below Are About The Topic Of writing

Tale Spin

Thereby hangs a tale… High summer and tiny spiders grace my garden.  Out in the dawn with my dogs in the early hours of four and five a. m., I do not see the silken strands, but feel the spooky … Continue reading

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A Poem for July: Who Goes With Fergus?

Thereby hangs a tale… There is something equal opportunity about the seduction of words.  William Butler Yeats, the great Irish poet of tremendous power, both political and poetical, seduces us into summer. Fergus, a druid king, held mastery over nature, … Continue reading

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A Poem for December: Tree At My Window

 Thereby hangs a tale… I confess; I love this time of year.  Love the holidays, the music and the madness.  Love the gaudy lawn ornaments, the faces of children at the mall awaiting Santa Claus.  Love the holiday movies, the … Continue reading

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Murderous Musings: Marla Miller is Marketing the Muse

Thereby hangs a tale… This is an unabashed Shout-Out to Marla Miller’s insightful MarketingtheMuseLetter located at www.MarlaMiller.com. Marla is a dynamo, and one of the grandest dames of a writers’ cheerleader you are ever going to run across.  Her Marketing … Continue reading

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Do Write

Being a writer means hard work.  Period.  Full Stop.  Do not enter if you can’t stand the directional pull.  Because there will be narrows ahead, there will be doldrums, becalmed days of drifting on endless seas waiting for a coolant … Continue reading

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