Critique Groups

One of the best writer’s/illustrator’s tools ever imagined and created–Critique Groups and the advice with edits given and received. As for me, I need the support of fellow writers and illustrators to make my stories worth a publisher’s consideration. I joined the Inspire Writers group and one of their critique groups when I began writing. They…

Beating Deadlines

Ever heard of Murphy’s Law?  It is an adage or epigram that is typically stated as: Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. My Irish family used it for pile-ons, like everything needs care at once, or too many events at once, or even everyone ill at once. Beating Deadlines often fall under Murphy’s Law and I’ve discovered a…