Taking Risks

Diving with great white sharks, jumping out of an airplane or climbing Mt Everest are all thrill seeking adventures that get your blood pumping and heart racing. I don’t know about you but pitching to an editor, agent or entering a contest makes my heart beat over time. Sometimes I don’t even remember what I’m […]


I’ve found a new book called Believable Characters Creating with Enneagrams by Laurie Schnebly.  Enneagrams are what the CIA and FBI use to make profiles of suspects, but this books shows authors how to profile their characters.  There are eight different character types.  Each chapter describes their strengths, weaknesses, relationships and backgrounds.  If you are struggling […]