In The Heart of Trees

The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness. John Muir Hilltop Road, Walpole. CC-BY-ND-2.0 Emma Gill Last week I went to Walpole, Western Australia, to the Valley of the Giants. Known for the world’s largest-girth living eucalypts, the red tingle trees, I spent several days among the forest and coastline of this … Continue reading In The Heart of Trees

Highs and Lows (IWSG May)

What are the best and worst things about writing and being a writer? What are your writer highs and lows? That’s this month’s question with the Insecure Writer’s Support Group, brought to you by blogging Ninja Captain Alex J Cavanaugh and the wonderful community of the IWSG. Purpose: To share and encourage. Writers can express … Continue reading Highs and Lows (IWSG May)

Title or Blurb? (IWSG Nov)

It's that time of the month again. No, not the post-Hallowe'en candy migraine (I didn't even decorate, and played humbug with no treats either this year; how about you?). It's the Insecure Writer's Support Group blog hop. I know, it's just as exciting. Purpose: To share and encourage. Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear … Continue reading Title or Blurb? (IWSG Nov)

Writing Goals (IWSG Sept)

Welcome to September, folks! Whether spring, autumn, or any other season where you are, I hope you and your families are well. Over in my corner of the web it seems September is goal month. Every social media account wants to know: what are your plans, now that there are only four months left of … Continue reading Writing Goals (IWSG Sept)

Reader Responses (IWSG May)

It's the Return of the 5th! Um, yes, well. Still recovering from my Star Wars geek-out yesterday (May the 4th be with you), today I bring the monthly offering from the Insecure Writer's Support Group. The IWSG, founded by Alex J. Cavanaugh, is designed "...to share and encourage. Writers can express doubts and concerns without … Continue reading Reader Responses (IWSG May)