Why Dogs Bark & How to Stop A Dog from Barking

“Will you please, for the love of doG, stop barking!” Now that Shadow-Pup has joined our family, he and Bravo-Dawg egg each other on. We love our dogs, but when noisy dogs get revved up, dog barking can drive us … Continue reading

Writing Like Cats & Dogs! Turn Niche Writing Into A “Brand-New” Career

A TWO-DAY WORKSHOP JUST FOR YOU! Where: WANA Virtual Classroom Dates:   November 9, 2013, 2:00-4:00 PM EST (will send you the recording!) November 16, 2013, 2:00-4:00 PM EST (attend live AND will send the recording! You Can Still Register! USE THE … Continue reading

Create Winning Book Proposals!

I’ve given this talk at any number of writers conferences over the years. After writing 26 nonfiction pet books, I’ve experimented with several ways of creating nonfiction proposals and some work better than others. Once I found something that worked, … Continue reading

Monday Mentions: Webinars, ComPETability & Thriller-icity

The EBook version of ComPETability(Dogs)  is FREE for the next couple of weeks, in exchange for an honest review. Feel free to share the link with all your pet loving friends. Last Friday I had a lovely conversation with my … Continue reading

The Reinvented Writer Webinar

  I met social media maven Kristen Lamb about three year’s ago and she changed my writing world at a time when “blogging” wasn’t really on my writerly radar. Now I’ve come back from the awesome BlogPaws blogger conference for … Continue reading