Patience is a Virtue

So you’ve sent off your short story to a contest, or your query letter to an agent, or your manuscript to a publisher. And you wait. And you wait. And you wait. It can be agonizing. What’s a writer to do? This is the age of instant gratification. If you need an answer immediately, goContinue reading “Patience is a Virtue”

NWA Writers Group

Originally posted August 5, 2011 Last night at writers group was eventful. It started with Dusty, one of our group leaders, giving us a quote to ponder. He said it was the best advice he ever heard, and it was written by a man Dusty says is a fiction genius: the late Dwight Swain. “AContinue reading “NWA Writers Group”