Have you ever fallen in love with a fictional character? I have. More than once! I love all the characters in my novels, as well, which includes… Read more “Creating Characters: The Heroine’s Journey”
I’m Okay. Are You?
This blog post is a later version of an essay I was honored to contribute to eYs Magazine, an online Australian magazine. I’m grateful to eYs Magazine… Read more “I’m Okay. Are You?”
Adios, 2021. Bienvenido, 2022!
This year, my family shared milestone celebrations and unexpected goodbye’s. Joyful, beautiful moments mingled with challenges, heartache, and loss. A high risk, high yield year for many… Read more “Adios, 2021. Bienvenido, 2022!”
Solo Quarantine: On Writing, Kindness, Dolce Far Niente, and Hygge
Solo Quarantine: On Writing, Kindness, Dolce Far Niente, and Hygge March 29, 2020 Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com It’s another rainy, gray day in my adopted state of West… Read more “Solo Quarantine: On Writing, Kindness, Dolce Far Niente, and Hygge”
New Day, New Decade, New Books
Happy 2020! Whether you chose a party with friends, a dinner with a loved one, or a quiet night at home with your thoughts and a beloved… Read more “New Day, New Decade, New Books”
Holiday Newsletter with Coquito Recipe
Happy holidays to you and your family! What a wonderful whirlwind of a week leading up to the Winter Solstice and before I travel to Maryland to… Read more “Holiday Newsletter with Coquito Recipe”
AM I EXPERIENCING WRITER’S BLOCK OR FEAR?
Writers will offer myriad explanations for why we’re not writing, some are very creative explanations (guilty), and we usually attribute a dry spell to writer’s block. While… Read more “AM I EXPERIENCING WRITER’S BLOCK OR FEAR?”
Create Memorable Characters, Not Caricatures
Create Memorable Characters, Not Caricatures When I trained to become a counselor in Belgium, which seems like a lifetime ago, we were taught to check our emotional baggage… Read more “Create Memorable Characters, Not Caricatures”
Tune in! Blogtalk Radio Show – Writing the Best Story You Can
Writing The Best Story You Can- Host Marsha Casper Cook Broadcast in Writing Marsha Casper Cook FEATURED HOST Call in to speak with the host – (714) 242-5259 Please… Read more “Tune in! Blogtalk Radio Show – Writing the Best Story You Can”
Back to writing!
Hello, my friends! I hope you enjoyed your summer with your loved ones! I packed away my WIP and all the research material to set off for… Read more “Back to writing!”