"Something in the Water" is a one-act play that tells the story of Jeff and Melissa, who bond over their shared enthusiasm for kayaking.
In May 2016, I gave a short presentation on plotting and planning techniques from Hallie Ephron's book Writing and Selling Your Mystery Novel: How to Knock ‘Em Dead with Style at the monthly Power of the Pen Meetup in Vancouver, Washington. The techniques we discussed were A "blueprint" for planning a mystery novel The shape... Continue Reading →
In my enthusiasm to fill up the compost bin a friend gave me, I wondered what else I could throw in: I had an abundance of green biomass, but was running out of browns. Dryer lint, fingernail clippings, cotton fabric, what else? Ah, paper. I had that in abundance too. I turned my attention to... Continue Reading →