Surrendering Does Not Mean Defeat

My running partner/sounding board/frequent novel character and friend sent me this quote today.  “Surrender to what is, let go of what was and have faith in what will be.” She’s pretty awesome and has been a tremendous help to my writing these last few years. Surrendering is often equated to defeat and is not somethingContinue reading “Surrendering Does Not Mean Defeat”

Feelings Friday: Anticipation

I recently order the book The Emotion Thesaurus as a tool to escape the redundancy of human feelings when writing about characters.   It’s pretty handy, not only does it give definitions but also gives you physical signals, internal sensations and even cues for suppression of that feeling. Every Friday I’m going to cover an emotionContinue reading “Feelings Friday: Anticipation”