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Writing Conferences—a great way to get inspired!

Writing Conferences—a great way to get inspired!

I hope you are enjoying your summer—long days of light, beach book reading, and the glory of flowers and bees and nature’s showiest show. I just returned from the Rutger’s Writing conference in New Brunswick, New Jersey filled up with inspiration! If you have never...
Part Two: Creating a Writing Partnership

Part Two: Creating a Writing Partnership

Susan Stroh Heide Boyden Loneliness lurks in the shadows. Its wicked buddies—writer’s block, regret, and self-loathing—disparage you until you feel one-inch high. You don’t have it in you to confront these demons, so you run away. You binge on Gilmore Girls for a...
Barbara Stark-Nemon: Author of Hard Cider

Barbara Stark-Nemon: Author of Hard Cider

“After everything that I’ve put you through, you can write whatever you want about me,” said the real person who may or may not be represented by a character in my most recent novel, Hard Cider. Sounds like permission, right?  Not so fast.  This is a young person,...
Part Two: Creating a Writing Partnership

Part One: Introducing a Writing Partnership        

Susan Stroh Heide Boyden I’m so pleased to introduce a series of blog posts about creating a successful writing partnership to help you with accountability and to give yourself the support you need to get your writing done. As many of you know, one of the purposes of...