Archive for February, 2006

Book Reviews and More

Sunday, February 12th, 2006

I know authors who sit in front of their computers all day, except for when they’re checking the mail, just waiting to receive reviews for their latest books. When someone reads a review for one of my books, they will often say, “Wow, that’s great. I’ll bet you were surprised to see this review.” Getting […]

Setting Your Writing Pace

Saturday, February 4th, 2006

One of the difficulties of being a freelance writer is establishing a pace. In all of my 30+ years as a freelance writer, I’ve never found that perfect balance—that ideal rhythm that keeps one sane—at least not for long. A writer’s life consists of long lean periods followed by insanely hectic ones. I don’t know […]