Life at Casa Babble has been littered with mayhem over the
past several months, and all things considered, the rocky path has led me to
some pretty spectacular places.
First – School: A bit ago I entered a little writing contest
that earned me a series of free classes with a wonderful group of veteran
authors and editors. The courses were intense, critical, and tougher than I
ever imagined - but the education proved invaluable.
Second – Book: From school I put what I learned into
practice, spending several weeks outlining, cutting, and editing my current MS.
(Painful, just painful. Still hurts.)
Third – Blog: The number one suggestion each instructor
shared was the need for a clean, concise blog. (Concise? Me?*giggle*) No
clutter, no gimmicks, just good writing with a memorable, personal flare. I struggled
finding my “flare”, but once I did I tackled the project with gusto
Don’t worry; Babble isn’t disappearing – just merging into a
fresher format. All former posts will now be available at my new blog: