Category Archives: inspiration

Love Those Cowboys

I’ve noticed one of the top questions I’m often asked by editors when pitching a book is “What qualifies you to write about cowboys and ranching?” For a long time I thought my inclination came from growing up in Colorado … Continue reading

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Valentines of Old

In third century Rome, an oppressive Roman emperor, Claudius II ordered all Romans to worship twelve gods and he made it a crime punishable by death to associate with Christians. Valentinus was dedicated to the ideals of Christ and continued … Continue reading

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Discerning Minds Want to Know

In support of my commitment to return to writing, I glanced through my writing books to spend a couple hours reigniting excitment. Like most writers, I have quite a library of titles. Writing the Breakout Novel, by Donald Maass?Techniques of … Continue reading

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