This Blog by Cher’ley Grogg Q: What did the second hand say to the hour hand as it passed by? A: See you again in a minute. Q: What do you call a story that one clock tells to another? A: Second-hand information. Time is on My Side, Yes it Is: Time is on my side, … Continue reading Time is on My Side, Yes it Is by Cher’ley
Post by Doris McCraw It's July 10, 2017 and do you know what happened on this day? I've always found these pieces of history fascinating. Maybe it's the researcher in me, or maybe it's just an insatiable desire to know. Whatever the reason, I did a bit of searching and guess what I found? In … Continue reading It Happened On This Day
This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction It’s late summer and one of the biggest events in our area during the summer months are garage sales. Bright colored poster board signs dot streets with arrows you hope will lead you to the right place. It’s more than frustrating to follow a garage sale sign … Continue reading Garage Sales
This post by L.Leander, Author of Fearless Fiction If you are a woman many of you have run into a problem with your slip showing below your hemline. Not only does it look unprofessional, when someone brings it to your attention you are embarrassed. I’ve actually seen a woman standing near me whose … Continue reading How to Tell if Your Slip is Showing!
This post is by Nancy Jardine. Happy 4th July to those who mark this as a very special day- a day for a declaration of independence. If you're doing something special with family or friends, my best wishes for a great get-together. I won't be having a celebration today, though I will be having a … Continue reading Celebrating this week in (old) York- Roman style!
Post copyright 2015 by Doris McCraw I thought I'd take a break from writing about individual women doctors and investigate a related topic, grooming the cat. If anyone has tried this exercise, you know it is filled with challenges, frustrations and maybe a bit of laughter. Okay a lot of laughter; after the … Continue reading GROOMING THE CAT by Doris
Post copyright 2015 by Doris McCraw I confess, but then you already know, I love research. If something catches my eye or ear, I want to follow up, know all I can. This, I believe keeps me young and involved with life. (I must be doing something correct. I met an acquaintance who hadn't seen … Continue reading IMMERSION RESEARCH
Post copyright 2015 by Doris McCraw I confess to having a love/hate relationship with resources. They are a blessing or a curse to your writing. As I make this journey of being a writer, the use of resources is a must. Writing fiction as Angela Raines, the use of old … Continue reading CURSED RESOURCES
I discovered something about my new book on my way to writing 50,000 words (I'm still behind on that) for National Novel Writing Month. It's got a lot of stuff going on. For this year's NaNoWriMo challenge I decided to write a new to me genre. Well, the new adult is new. The dystopian, not … Continue reading Betrayal, conspiracy, addiction…oh my
This blog by Cher'ley Grogg Cutting and pasting isn't what it used to be, now it's copying and pasting, but it's still not easy. I find that it is both frustrating and calming at the same time. Boys will be Boys—The Joys and Terrors of Raising Boys is almost done. Just … Continue reading Making an Anthology, Snip-Snip and Paste-Paste by Cher’ley