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Wild Horses Running Free: Sarah Lovett Workshop 4

Posted on Feb 28, 2016 | 0 comments

Wild Horses Running Free: Sarah Lovett Workshop 4

After taking Sarah Lovett’s workshop, I’m trying a new way of working, with just me, my inspiration and my courage at the center of it all.

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Writer’s Tool Kit: Sarah Lovett Workshop #3

Posted on Feb 14, 2016 | 0 comments

Writer’s Tool Kit: Sarah Lovett Workshop #3

Sarah Lovett also offered in her workshop a tool kit of writing exercises from which I could choose whatever appealed to me to jump-start a character or situation or scene

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The Wellspring: Sarah Lovett Workshop #2

Posted on Jan 28, 2016 | 1 comment

The Wellspring: Sarah Lovett Workshop #2

In her workshop, Sarah Lovett coaxed me to work from the heart of character, and the interaction of character with character, that leads to true action and plot.

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The Key: Sarah Lovett Workshop #1

Posted on Jan 7, 2016 | 0 comments

The Key: Sarah Lovett Workshop #1

The UNM Writers Conference was over. I was wrapping up the background research for the first of my Global Village Mysteries, Green Pastures. As I started the actual plotting and writing of the first book, I thought it would be the perfect time to take Sarah Lovett’s one-on-one four-week workshop “Get Your Best Start on Your Bestseller.”

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The Global Village

Posted on Apr 10, 2015 | 0 comments

The Global Village

Gambella, Ethiopia, has always been The Global Village to me, a place where you couldn’t stroll the few dirt blocks to Alekko the Greek’s store without exchanging greetings in at least five languages.

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