Author Interview: Aisha Toombs: Nerdi Bunny

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Creative Process, Interviews

Aisha Toombs is a teacher, author, and bee-enthusiast. Nerdi Bunny and the Busy Bee Bully Bear Business marks her debut as a children’s book writer. She has written articles and reviews for various websites, written a one-act play for the 2008 GLO New Light Festival in Philadelphia and previously self-published an anthology of poetry and […]

Author Interview: John Scalzi

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Creative Process, Dialogue, Flim, & Script Writing, Interviews, Marketing, Writing Process

JOHN SCALZI is one of the most popular and acclaimed SF authors to emerge in the last decade. His massively successful debut Old Man’s War won him science fiction’s John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. His New York Times bestsellers include The Last Colony, Fuzzy Nation, and Redshirts; which won 2013’s Hugo Award […]

Author Interview: Lin Enger

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Creative Process, Interviews, What's going on, Writing Process

Lin Enger is the author of two novels, The High Divide (Algonquin, September 2014) and Undiscovered Country (Little, Brown, 2008).  He received his MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and teaches English at Minnesota State University Moorhead.  In the 1990s he collaborated with his brother, the novelist Leif Enger, on a series of mystery novels […]

Building Creativity

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in Creative Process

How do I build creativity? Discipline Adapting and Defying Odds Surrounding Yourself with Talented and Skilled People Problem Solving Taking Risks Failing Persistence Taking an idea and bringing it to fruition may sound like an easy process, but it’s very time consuming. The thought process that goes into it, the persistence, being adaptable and defying […]

The Importance of Social Media

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in Creative Process

I have found social media to be a time consuming process; but it’s worth the time, so don’t snub it. I’ve created an exponential growth of valuable followers. I have found excellent websites, very creative individuals, and supporters. The amount of information I find from those tweets, through Facebook, images through Pinterest, reviews from Goodreads, […]