The Wordsmith Writers of Clayton County were happy to have COS Records Recording artist, Swavatar Jack join us on Sunday at Barnes & Noble! It was refreshing to hear a voice regarding a different style of writing…music! Swavatar Jack started rapping at the Continue reading


When you think of a story, what comes to mind first? Books, right? What about a good movie, a well-written television series? Have you ever wondered what it takes to write lyrics to a song? Songs are stories put to Continue reading

Meet M.J. Kane and get your Butterfly Memoir Novel Signed!

I’m happy to announce my first Meet & Greet of 2014 will be held July 30th! Join me Wednesday evening as I share my favorite passages from the Butterfly Memoirs Series novels and what inspired me to write the the Continue reading

Have you written a book? Are you trying to decide how to get it published? This class is for you!

For the second year in a row, I am holding a class to assist local writers seeking to have their work published. Searching for the right publisher in this fast changing industry, or deciding whether or not to self-publish can be overwhelming. there’s a Continue reading

My Writing Process Blog Tour…Yep, this is how I roll!

I’ve been tagged by two of my favorite fellow authors, Carmen DeSousa and Synithia Williams (at two different times!) to participate in a blog tour where I share a little bit about my writing process. This is nothing new to Continue reading

“I Write Erotic Love Scenes, Not Erotica!” – A Guide to Adding Heat to Your Book

How many times did I want to say that when my first book was published? I know, I know, it’s crazy, but the one thing I wanted my stories to be known for was not how great the love scenes Continue reading

How Important is Branding to an Unpublished Author or Published Author?

Branding, we’ve all heard of it. Products such as Tide with the large orange bottle, McDonald’s and those unforgettable golden arches, and then there is Chili’s and the green jalapeno pepper, to name a few. These and many more can Continue reading

#WriterWednesday- Interview with Lisa Orchard!

Welcome to another Writer Wednesday feature! Today I introduce you to Lisa Orchard, who writes mystery novels for young adults. Welcome, Lisa! What inspired you to write? I was an avid reader when I was a youngster, I loved Nancy Continue reading

#WriterWednesday- Interview with Tammie Clarke Gibbs!

Welcome! This week I introduce you to author, Tammie Clarke Gibbs who writes in several different genres. Grab a cup of coffee, pull up a chair and get a chance to know her! Welcome, Tammie! What inspired you to write? Continue reading

#WriterWednesday- Interview with A.T. Hicks!

This week I introduce you to another great author, A.T. Hicks! She stopped by a few weeks ago to share how she cracked the mystery novel code. This weeks she’s back to tell us why she writes and offers a Continue reading