3 Benefits of Writing Contests

Have you ever thought about entering a writing competition, but then wondered if it was worth the time and effort and, often, the cost? When I started writing fiction, I knew nothing about the publishing industry. I didn’t even know what I didn’t know. Books? Oh, yes. Love those. Words? Yep, slap a few togetherContinue reading “3 Benefits of Writing Contests”

Wattpad Punk Out Contest Honorable Mention

Did you know Wattpad has an ambassador profile for the steampunk genre?  The new profile went live in August of 2016!  You can check out the ambassador profile here: Wattpunk. In March, I wrote and submitted a short story, Rocket City, to their Sky Sharks contest and it received Honorable Mentions.  The contest was small, but the feedbackContinue reading “Wattpad Punk Out Contest Honorable Mention”

Writers of the Future Honorable Mention

Update: The Warehouse Tour will be available as an Amazon Kindle short read on October 7, 2017.  Release announcement >> Growing up, I wrote poetry and later, as a young adult, I ventured into writing technical publications as part of my career in the tech industry.  The experience spurred my interest to transition into longer worksContinue reading “Writers of the Future Honorable Mention”