We’re still working on the RSS feed for this page, and getting the comments to publish properly. In the meantime, here we are at the end of 2009, looking forward to the new year. Merry Christmas, Absolute Writers. Your presence is a blessing.
By Laura Lee Carter Becoming a writer is made so much more interesting by menopause. Since I’m going through “the change”and changing everything else in my life (hair colors, houses, husbands, etc.), I decided to change careers too. Ask my new and unbelievably patient husband, Mike, who listens regularly to my sobbing fits in the … Read more
By Mayra Calvani A great blurb can make the difference between a customer taking out his/her wallet to buy your book or putting the book back on the shelf. Great blurbs sell books. But what is a blurb, exactly? A blurb is the copy on the back cover of your book. After the cover, the … Read more
By Sarojni Mehta-Lissak To set things straight, I am not a writer who suffers from writer’s block. Yes, the occasional lull passes through me and I feel stymied, but writer’s block is not my issue — real life is. Since becoming a writer, I have seen patterns emerge that interfere with my writing life; those life … Read more