New Book

        I’ve written before, and again rather recently, about the steps I employ in completing a manuscript, …

Revise, Rework, Rewrite

   1248: The number of pages in my thesaurus. Unlike the generation of teenagers I work with, I prefer the …

Finished

   Over 1,000 pages, handwritten. Over 500 pages, typed. The manuscript for Of Prophesies and Promises was completed today!    …

Understand

   Why do we write? To communicate with ourselves. Why do we talk? To communicate with others.  Reading and listening …

in medias res

   “In the midst of affairs” is the literal Latin translation, but it is easier to remember “in the middle …