My Favorite Books and Authors, part 1

I have a list of favorite books that include the Bible, Pride and Prejudice, A Tale of Two Cities, and The Scarlet Pimpernel. I also like Rafael Sabatini who was an Italian/English author. We really don’t see his works on bookstore shelves anymore but he was a fantastic author of adventure books. The movies “Scaramouche,” Read More

Writing Rules

Writing has to be treated like a job. That means setting aside time everyday to write, edit, and revise. It sounds easy but I am discovering that even with years of practice, I still struggle to get in time to write. Years ago, my dad and I installed a built-in desk in one of the Read More

Writing with Confidence

I am always amazed at the confidence some writers have. As extensive as my background is in communications and writing, I still hesitate to put myself forward as a good writer because, well, I’ve known much better writers. But occasionally, I am encouraged by a writer who has somehow parlayed his limited background in communications Read More