Author: Deborah Armstrong

  [caption id="attachment_9322" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Dancing couple[/caption]           “I’m not a pretty boy. My face isn’t perfect.” “I’m not into pretty boys. It’s what’s in a man’s heart that appeals to me.” Dane laughed. “What’s so funny?” He gazed down at her and held her stare. “I’ve heard that one before.” “It’s true.” Dane...

[caption id="attachment_9283" align="alignleft" width="960"] Don't let rejection get you down.[/caption] Celebrating Rejection One of my writing groups awards chocolates for successes. We celebrate requests for manuscripts, getting an agent or publisher, publishing a book, finishing writing a book, finishing a chapter. We celebrate any success we can...

[caption id="attachment_9253" align="aligncenter" width="940"] Would've Could've Should've[/caption] It's a common mistake. We see it all the time, especially on Facebook posts. Posters write SHOULD OF instead of SHOULD HAVE or SHOULD'VE, COULD OF instead of COULD HAVE or COULD'VE. It's an understandable mistake. Our ears hear...

For Your Eyes Only When I completed Forever Love, I thought that Davina's novel, "Second Harvest" would make a wonderful story. Now and then I write a scene. Unfortunately, the scenes come to me in no particular order. I'm sharing with you one that may be the...