Never again will I try to duplicate what I’ve seen on YouTube. The woman putting the flowers in the wreath frame made it look easy. It’s not. Especially when you don’t have the proper tools, like wire cutters, two pairs of heavy-duty pliers, and a lot of patience. I had a small pair of pliers, cheap scissors, more long-stemmed flowers… Continue reading "Never Again!"
The average publisher these days is inundated with manuscripts from a variety of levels of expertise. Being polite, minding your manners, is a good way to impress the publisher, even if they don’t publish the book/story you’re pitching. So what constitutes “good manners”? There are a lot of things that should be self-evident, but you’d be surprised how many people… Continue reading "Miss Manners Says Be Nice To Your Publisher"