Category Archives: Creative Process

I’m over at the Soul Mate Authors’ Blog…

talking about how wearing a disguise can help spark your creativity. Check it out, and if you’re participating in NaNoWriMo-best of luck! Cheers! Tracy

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Check out my interview at Behind a Million and One Pages

Hi folks and good early morning to ya. I’m taking time away from writing A Life, Forward, the sequel to A Life, Redefined, to answer questions at the Behind a Million and One Pages blog. Won’t you stop by and … Continue reading

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Artist First Radio, Here I come! (Won’t you please join me?)

Hi folks! I have the amazing opportunity to be interviewed tonight on Artist First Radio, a CBS-affiliated radio show hosted by International bestseller, Ashley Fontainne. Her new thriller, Number Seventy-Five, is about the perils of online dating and is not … Continue reading

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I’m being interviewed…check it out!

Hi folks. Today I’m over at Forever YA, answering questions about writing, inspiration and A Life, Redefined. Check it out! http://foreveryafiction.wordpress.com/ Cheers! Tracy

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Just a Teeny-Bopper at Heart

My husband calls me a teeny-bopper. By the mere use of this dated descriptive, you can tell my husband and I are not, in fact, teenagers, or anywhere near those tumultuous, emotional, fantastic years. But he tells me that underneath … Continue reading

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Man, That Was, Like, Really Bad…

Yep, that’s my first manuscript I’m referring to. I cut my writing chops on The Unexpected Rescuer, a historical romance set in Appalachia and Boston at the turn of the 19th century. It took me about a year to write … Continue reading

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Music to My Ears…

Music can create a physiological reaction in our bodies, both in good and bad ways. Loud, pumping music may stimulate, possibly agitate. Classical music can calm, maybe hypnotize, may induce sleep. When you are writing, it is essential to find … Continue reading

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My Next Big Thing…

Dear friend, fellow author and fantastic story-teller, Marion Croslydon, has invited me to share details of My Next Big Thing, aka, What I’m Working On! I’m in the final stages of editing, A Life, Redefined, and therefore, this is a … Continue reading

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One Year In And Still Going Strong

On October 12, 2011, my first work of fiction was published by Soul Mate Publishing. Trust of the Heart is a contemporary romance novella that is, simply, a sweet (and sensual!) love story. It’s about trusting your heart when your … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This…)

I am a person prone to nightmares. They started en force when I was in graduate school. The subject of terror was spiders, occasionally snakes, and they were always, always coming at me while I slept. As life has moved on and I morphed … Continue reading

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