Category Archives: writing general

30 in 30 2017 has started

If you’ve seen me on Facebook or Instagram this week, you may have noted that the September painting challenge has started.  Here’s Day Two… I call it, In The Meadow.   Before You Write Well, I’ve pulled out the manuscript … Continue reading

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Feels so good to be painting full time….

ON MY EASEL… In The Garden is an original acrylic painting.  It is painted on a  12″ x 12″ x  1/2″ gallery-wrapped canvas. It’s wired and ready to hang.  For more information you’ll find it under Florals in my Daily … Continue reading

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Writers write!

Writing book-length fiction or non-fiction is a big job. So often I hear, “I have an idea for a book. I’m going to write it one day.” I would love to know how many of the people who have told … Continue reading

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30 Paintings in 30 Days – Day 13: Write

Day 13: Write 6″ x 6″; acrylics on panel SOLD Write might not be in the inspirational word list of many of you, but as a writer, it’s always at the top of the list. For writers, it’s important to … Continue reading

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Listen to the Music of Your Words

To me the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it’s about, but the music the words make. ~ Truman Capote At times when we write, it’s important to keep the composition simple and clean. Especially for communication purposes, simple … Continue reading

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Art and Writing …. all in one place. What could be better?

Most of you know we live in Florida on the space coast and we are grateful for and enjoy the warm weather all year round. This weekend is a big one for the artists in this area, and at the … Continue reading

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What types of things do you do to dig a little deeper in your writing?

Sometimes when I sit down to write, the words just flow. I’m funny or profound… whatever I want to be.  Other times, nothing works. I can see the destination of the point I want to make, but have no way … Continue reading

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