Paddle On

One of my favorite things to do is get into a canoe or kayak and silently slip across the rippling waves, watching turtles and fish swimming amidst the swaying seaweed. On a quiet day there is the reflection of the trees and sky in the water. When there is a slight breeze, the leaves rustle, offering a gentle song. I often paddle solo but it’s … Continue reading Paddle On

The 9th Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference – Michigan’s Best One Day Conference

The 9th Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference is Saturday, October 8, 2016. Early Bird Registration is going on NOW (until Sept. 12). Presentations for Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Business of Writing topics. How to Build Your Writing Career Speaking Skills for Writers Online Writing Resources Non-Fiction Book Proposal Getting and Using Book Reviews Magazine Editor’s Panel Writing Credible Law Enforcement Characters Blending Fact and Fiction in your … Continue reading The 9th Annual Rochester Writers’ Conference – Michigan’s Best One Day Conference

The Return to My Creative Self

I have decided that I need to be much more creative. That I need to return to that joyous feeling of creating without expectation. I want to play with clay, paint, and beads. I want to dance, sing, play instruments, write poems, and share my story through art. I loved artistic projects as a little girl. I was never concerned with doing something the right … Continue reading The Return to My Creative Self