• Sundry Posts

    Writing Inspiration

    I think we all need inspiration from time to time. I found some this past weekend when I had the pleasure of listening to Doug Allyn, a mystery writer from Michigan. I had never heard of Mr. Allyn until I signed up for the conference and I am glad I went.┬áMostly because I found some new perspectives about writing and the writing life. First of all Doug Allyn has sold 120 short stories. For me, this is nearly an impossible number. I would be happy to sell one. Of course, I would have to actually submit stories, but that is another post. He has written 11 novels and has won…