Textbook author uses Google, gets facts wrong;... →
The gist: A writer—not a historian, it should be noted—wrote a book on the history of Virginia that is being used in Virginia public schools. She made a claim in the book about African Americans fighting for the Confederacy that is not accurate. In the book, she writes, “Thousands of Southern blacks fought in the Confederate ranks, including two black battalions under the command of...
Just Write! NaNoWriMo Tips →
Since I posted this basically everywhere else, might as well put it here. The New York City chapter of Romance Writers of America is letting me guest blog every now and then, so I wrote a post about NaNoWriMo with tips and a bit about my personal experience.
after the apocalypse, there will be roaches and...
I wasted a good fifteen minutes this morning contemplating business card designs because last night someone asked me about my published writing and I wished I’d had a thing to hand her so I could say, “All the info is on my website!” Last night, there was a NaNoWriMo meetup, and I chatted with people about what they are writing. So many good ideas! Then we talked about books...