Monthly Archives: April 2019

The Things I Didn’t Do

Like most writers I know, I collect inspiring/encouraging quotes and keep them where I can see them in my office. Somehow, these quotes and thoughts are shortcut reminders of various attitudes and qualities we need as writers: determination, persistence, fired up creativity, the courage to dream big, making course corrections, and so on. You probably

By |2019-12-31T18:10:20+00:00April 24th, 2019|Categories: Writing Craft|Tags: , |3 Comments

Will writing in different genres kill your career?

I’d just finished reading a passage of my WIP to my writing group, and one member was like, “Wow, Dave, it’s amazing to see you write a book with no sex or swearing.” And I was like, “Hell-o. My Fairy Dogmother.” And then everyone in the group was like, “Oh, yeah.” The experience illustrates a

By |2019-12-31T18:10:20+00:00April 17th, 2019|Categories: General, Writing Craft|Tags: |1 Comment

2019 Write Touch Finalists

WisRWA is pleased to announce the finalists of the 2019 Write Touch Readers' Award Contest!. Winners will be announced at the Write Touch Conference in Milwaukee, April 4-7. Congratulations to all our finalists, and a big thank you to all our participants, judges and volunteers!

By |2019-12-31T18:10:20+00:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 2019 Write Touch Finalists