Monthly Archives: March 2010

Playlists for novels

I love having a playlist for a novel I am reading/writing/thinking about. Some authors post them on their websites which is a great way to find new music. Also, when I enjoy the music I get a real “feel” for the … Continue reading

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Character Thoughts

Authors have several options when writing a character’s thoughts. Some options are horribly distracting to me as a reader. A book I recently read, The Lost Symbol, used italics. I detested it. Every time the main character thought something, my … Continue reading

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Reading or Writing

It is always a decision. Precious few moments arrive in the day uninhibited by darling children and the day job. So what will it be? Reading or writing? There is no wrong answer besides the fact that I am trying … Continue reading

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