Category Archives: Exerpts – Appetites

Bits and pieces, or teasers, of writing from my novel Appetites

November Blog Chain- Cover Copy

This month’s assignment should I choose to accept it: NaBloPoMo – National Blog Posting Month (not affiliated with the real NaBloPoMo). Write up a back cover blurb for a book you have written or would like to write. It should … Continue reading

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Chewing Up Scenery

   Sorry for two blog entries in such a short period of time, but my writers block is down and I need to take advantage of it while I can. Plus, I realize most of my blogs have been about … Continue reading

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There is a technique for writing called Free Fall, whereby you let yourself follow a writing prompt, a phrase designed to spark your imagination, to see where it leads. Don’t take your pen off the page, don’t edit, don’t spell … Continue reading

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The Origins of Appetites

The most asked question I get is ‘Where do you come up with this stuff’, so I thought I’d give you a behind the scenes look at the origins of Appetites For those of you who don’t know, Appetites is … Continue reading

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