Writing Tip: How to Write Realistic Outdoor Scenes

Writing Tip: How to Write Realistic Outdoor Scenes

I consider it a compliment when readers say the ‘wilderness’ in my Fox Walker Novels, is as much a character as the people in them. Writing scenes in the out of doors—especially in the remote wilderness—and making it believable is key to making my writing...
Writing Tips: Indie Publishing – An Overview

Writing Tips: Indie Publishing – An Overview

Indie Publishing and Lessons Learned Through Trial and Error Many of you have been along for the ride these past months as I’ve shared my experience at indie publishing my novel, Tracker. So it’s only right that I follow up and tell you what I’ve learned, now that the...
Writing Tip: Indie Publishing—When is it Right?

Writing Tip: Indie Publishing—When is it Right?

In 2010 I won a Best Fiction Award and had three agents ask for my full manuscript. I was attending the SCWC (Southern California Writers Conference) and had submitted pages as an Advanced Read. One of those agents was based in New York and asked me to give him first...