Category Archives: The Art of Writing Fiction

WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW

This is a guest post by Reita Pendry, a published author of 3 legal thrillers. Her novels are available in Amazon Books. You can learn more about her books and Reita by visiting her on Facebook and on her website. At the end … Continue reading

Posted in The Art of Writing Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW

GREEN EYES

One of the inspirations for my next novel (to be published in 2016) is the Peabody Award Winning movie, “Green Eyes.” It made quite an impact on me. I saw it on its 1977 debut as an ABC made-for-TV movie. … Continue reading

Posted in The Art of Writing Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

THE COUNTDOWN: 6 DAYS UNTIL BOOK SIGNING

Yikes! It is almost here. My book signing, of course. (July 27) I am both excited and anxious. Will I have enough books? Will I have too many? Will the weather be nice? I know in the end everything will … Continue reading

Posted in The Art of Writing Fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on THE COUNTDOWN: 6 DAYS UNTIL BOOK SIGNING

FICTION VS. NON-FICTION

For my upcoming suspense book, MELTDOWN, I did hours of research on military missions in the Middle East. In addition to watching documentaries, I read several fiction and non-fiction books on the subject. I was astounded to learn from two authors, … Continue reading

Posted in The Art of Writing Fiction | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment