The Consulting Writer

aka The Frazzled Mom

Word of the Year

Do you have a word of the year? Is there one word that sums up what you need to work on or change in the coming year? Our co-hosts for … Continue reading

January 4, 2023 · 3 Comments

Will you catch up or fall behind on writer goals?

It’s holiday time! Are the holidays a time to catch up on writer goals? OK, I think I’m good now. I love taking time off. It’s the getting back that’s … Continue reading

December 7, 2022 · 3 Comments

What do you consider the best characteristics of your favorite genre?

What do you consider the best characteristics of your favorite genre? My favorite genres are mystery and SciFi. So what do I think the best characteristics are of each? The … Continue reading

October 5, 2022 · 3 Comments

What genre would be the worst one for you to tackle?

What genre would be the worst one for you to tackle and why? For me, it probably would be young adult in general, or one with an emphasis on romance. … Continue reading

September 7, 2022 · 6 Comments

My Cat, The Jerk

Let me say upfront, I love animals. My first job was at an animal hospital because that was originally the career I wanted. I’ve grown up with dogs and cats. … Continue reading

September 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Deep Conversations With My Friend

  My friend has been watching Voyager recently. She knows I’m a fan of Q, so had to ask: With Q offering Janeway (and her crew) a way home in … Continue reading

September 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

A Scent of Mystery

A Scent of Mystery (A Luke and Bandit cozy mystery Book 2)By Paul Regnier They say nothing ever happens in a small town. They’ve never been to Crystal Falls. When … Continue reading

July 7, 2021 · Leave a comment

IWSG: Choose One Author, Living or Dead

 If you could choose one author, living or dead, to be your beta partner, who would it be and why? I suppose that would depend on the genre. Picking Sir … Continue reading

September 2, 2020 · 8 Comments

The Absurdity of It All

My friend and I were going into….a store that shall remain nameless.  Two people came out. So we stepped aside, waited and started to enter. An employee immediately stopped us … Continue reading

July 25, 2020 · Leave a comment

IWSG: My Writer Secrets! You won’t BELIEVE it!

Writers have secrets! What are one or two of yours, something readers would never know from your work? Tell me yours and I’ll tell you one of mine. Then again, … Continue reading

June 4, 2020 · 2 Comments
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