PUBLISH: to issue for sale or distribution to the public.

publish

It’s just a matter of timing, I suppose, but several of us in our writing group are ready to publish.  We have gone through the lengthy process of writing several drafts of our work,  editing it several times by several people, and workshopping it in the group.  Some of us have passed it by professional […]

AHA! MOMENT: exclamation of surprise or delighted discovery, c.1386, from ah + ha.

In spite of the fact that she has popularized the idea lately, Oprah Winfrey did not invent the term “AHA! MOMENT.” It is a term with which I have been familiar throughout my life. But I have to admit that I was shocked to discover that it dates all the way back to the 14th […]

A BOOK, A SUNNY DAY, AND A GOOD FEELING

Yesterday was one of those days when I didn’t feel like doing much. No particular reason…I just wanted to crash. Consequently, I picked up a James Patterson paperback novel, Pop Goes the Weasel, and spent part of the day in our sun room remembering Alex Cross and his morally-laced detective escapades. It’s an old one, […]