Monthly Archives: July 2013

Why Aromas are Important to the Story

Ernest Hemingway liked to mention the weather in his stories. “Remember to get the weather in your damn book – weather is very important.” “All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they had really happened … Continue reading

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Meanwhile…

We’ve all been there. Life gets in the way of everything else. Everything. We bloggers are not alone in this. Author P. D. James once said that it took years to write Cover Her Face, not the usual span of … Continue reading

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