Category Archives: The Creation of Story

The Joys and Pains of Research Trips

Whatever doesn’t kill you … will likely humiliate, challenge and confound you, and eventually, if your’e a writer, end up in a story. I start every research trip with grand ideas, usually triggered by my rather explosive imagination: I’ll visit … Continue reading

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Mystery and Mayhem! Oh My!

With every novel release, readers often ask me, “Is this book based on your life?” My response: “In bits.” Then I leave it to them to decipher which parts are real, or at least, partially real. 😉 I’m noticing a … Continue reading

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The What If Game

My mind can bounce in a thousand directions, working every scenario a hundred ways, resulting in humorous and often irrational situations. Inside my head, there is never a dull … nor quiet … moment. What if our pilot falls asleep, there’s … Continue reading

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