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Defining Your GOALS for 2016 – What Do You Really Want Out of Your Writing?

Hi, everybody! I have had a highly successful week of writing in between the Christmas holiday and New Year’s Eve. I have hit the half way mark in my novel, The Swamp Fairy, and am excited about how it is all coming together. I actually started from the first transcript… Continue reading

2015 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for Silver Threading. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 51,000 times in 2015. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 19… Continue reading

What’s Your Creative Writing Style? Tips for Developing Your Voice | Writing Forward

I have been working on creating my writing style… here are some great tips to help! 😀   Develop a distinct and recognizable writing style by examining your voice. Source: What’s Your Creative Writing Style? Tips for Developing Your Voice | Writing Forward Continue reading

What Makes Iconic Characters Unforgettable? | Writing Forward

Here is some great information about creating iconic characters: You know these iconic characters: Luke Skywalker, Harry Potter, Katniss Everdeen, and many more. What makes them so unforgettable? Source: What Makes Iconic Characters Unforgettable? | Writing Forward Continue reading

My Debut Novel: Amber Wake: Gabriel Falling-It all begins here… Chapter One.

Look at what our Ronovan, from “Ronovan Writes” has been up to! P.S. This book sounds amazing! Pirates, history, battles, rum, and … Continue reading

Silver’s Book Reviews – “Prairie Moths – Memories of a Farmer’s Daughter,” by Judy Dykstra-Brown

Title:  Prairie Moths – Memories of a Farmer’s Daughter Author: Judy Dykstra-Brown File Size: 2447 KB Print Length: 50 pages Page Numbers Source ISBN:  Publisher: Judy Dykstra-Brown Publication Date: June 13, 2014 Sold by Amazon Digital Services, Inc.  Language: English ASIN: B00KZBJUGY Formats:  Kindle Genres: Biographies, Memoirs, Literature, Poetry *The author provided me with a copy of the book in… Continue reading

Silver’s Great Writing Adventure

Silver Threading will be taking a short writing hiatus to continue working on her first great work of fiction – The Swamp Fairy. From Wednesday, December 23, 2015, through Wednesday, December 30, 2015, Silver will be writing. There will be: NO Writers Quote Wednesday on 12/23/15 NO Mindful Monday –… Continue reading

Christmas Trees Around the World – A Christmas Sharing Event

Image credit: Princess Sassy Pants & Co. Facebook Page Welcome to Christmas Trees Around the World, my first adventure in spreading peace and joy during the holiday season. I got this idea from all the great photos on Facebook that people were sharing of their Christmas trees and decorations. What fun! Happy… Continue reading

4 Tactics to Create Your Novel’s Perfect Last Line

Sacha Black shares some great points here about writing the endings in YA fiction. Just what I needed to know! <3 How about you? Continue reading

8 Free Writing Contests With Cash Prizes ($500–$10,000)

Here is some useful information that is worth sharing! Source: 8 Free Writing Contests With Cash Prizes ($500–$10,000) Continue reading