Hi SEers! Denise here, and I’m going to share some mistakes and things I missed from my work. Why? To show why a second pair of eyes or a critique group can be so important. These are actual mistakes from my current work in progress and the comments from my amazing Critique Partners, Yvette M … Continue reading WRITING, MISTAKES, AND CRITIQUE GROUPS!
Hi SEers! Denise here to talk about all the parts that go into creating a book, thanks to a question I was asked. I have my six-year-old granddaughter twice a week when she gets out of kindergarten. So, we spend the day doing projects, homework, or finding new ways to look at life. One of … Continue reading WRITING AND PUZZLES
Heart Shaped Colored Pencils created in Canva, Pixabay Hi SEers! Denise here to talk about emotions and writing. Last month was National Poetry Month, and I celebrated it by reading poems. Most of the poetry books I read evoked emotions from me. Those that did not, I stopped reading. I didn’t feel wonder, anger, amusement, … Continue reading WRITING AND EMOTIONS
Hi SEers! Denise here to talk about animals and writing. When I was young, I was drawn to books about animals. A few that have stayed with me are “Where the Red Fern Grows” by Wilson Rawls, “Charlotte’s Web” by E.B White, and “The Tale of Peter Rabbit” by Beatrix Potter. As an adult, I’ve … Continue reading ANIMALS AND WRITING