August 6, 2020
Line by line, page by page, hour by hour. Do this despite fear. For above all else, Beyond imagination and skill, What the world asks of you is courage. Courage to risk rejection, ridicule, and failure. As you follow your quest for stories Told with meaning and beauty, Study thoughtfully, But write boldly. Then, like the hero of the fable, Your dance will dazzle the world. – Robert McKee
May 4, 2020
https://veejames.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/LittleShipofHorrorsAudio1-with-effects.mp4 Barbara Streisand move over…the luckiest people in this topsy-turvy world of COVID shut-ins are the authors. We are so lucky! Most hardworking writers I know are a) not in the least bit bored, 2) excited about their project, and 3) getting a lot done. My friend Roger is working like a boxer in training to finish his new middle grade novel. YA novelist Emma G. Rose is releasing her next book, putting up reading
October 23, 2019
Some call it “Halloween”! Are you ready?
October 1, 2019
Here’s one for the young adult reader: author Emma G. Rose will be appearing Thursday evening (Oct. 3) at Scrawl Books in Reston at 6:30pm. Come by and meet the author!
September 27, 2019
‘Tis the season of NaNoWriMo, which for me, begins in October. It’s all about story development this month, laying the groundwork for the novel-writing in November. Since this will be the fourth book of the series, I have a ton of good and evil characters, monsters of my own creation, and the beginnings of a plot. But it’s going to take a huge effort to get the project ready. This really is a magical time,