Category Archives: Writing and Books

What to expect at a Pitch Slam with literary agents


I was in LA for a writers’ conference a couple of weeks ago and the big event of the weekend was the Pitch Slam. For those of you who aren’t aware of what this is – or what’s involved – … Continue reading

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The Look Challenge


Today I’m taking up the Look Challenge, sent to me by one of my favourite authors, Sylvia Morice.  Here are the basic instructions for this challenge: Scan your book and find a place where you used the word “look”. Not “looked”, or … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Foliage


While we wait for the latest prompt from the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge, I thought I would post a few Weekly Travel Theme photos.   Thanks to Ailsa at “Where’s my backpack?” for the invitation to join in! This week Ailsa’s theme is Foliage and what … Continue reading

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