CWC’s Project #3: Ark

I’m so excited this month to be able to talk about CWC’s third collaboration, Ark, the Sci-Fi Adventure I coordinated myself since June of last year. As CWC’s first two projects The Concierge and Ambition were more Suspense-Romance novels, Ark is definitely a break from the mold. I also think its success, during the writing process, opened up a… Read More

The Start of a New Year

Happy New Year (late)! It’s 2016, and I’m already amazed by all the things this year has in store, both for me and for all the amazing people I’ve been fortunate enough to get to know in 2015. My husband and I were so lucky to be able to spend the last week of the year… Read More

Getting to Know Your Character: An Exercise

This one will be short and sweet, but a fun exercise in detail. Last week I wrote about how to make sure your short story gets the essential elements it needs just by asking yourself four simple questions. After peering back into my college days as a Creative Writing Fiction Major, I found I had another… Read More

CWC Sci-Fi Project: #3

The Sci-Fi Project at Collaborative Writing Challenge finally has a name! Introducing: Ark Interstellar space travel is still a new reality for Earth. Dr. Dirk Forret, the nerdy, uptight planetary zoologist, returns to his scientific research vessel, the Ark, after a short walk on the planet Santelli Minor. Dirk’s pride in his precious ship is… Read More

CWC Sci-Fi Project: #2

Somehow, I literally could not find a chunk of time to sit down and write something, so I am making up for that today. On a Saturday. Perfect. I’m really liking the idea of doing a weekly post on the progress of the Sci-Fi Project for Collaborative Writing Challenge. Working with CWC so far has… Read More

CWC Sci-Fi Project: #1

This has been a really exciting project to get into. I know that I’ve briefly mentioned the Collaborative Writing Challenge on my website and Facebook page, but I’d like to go into a little more detail here, and why I’m having so much fun with it. I couple months ago, I randomly stumbled upon the… Read More