Writing Tips


How truthful are you?

  We’re fiction writers. We haven’t taken an oath to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. In fact, we have…



Show Don’t Tell

Let’s talk about showing vs telling. It’s the one thing that can mess up any writer and drive him or her nuts. This can also…


Do you love your characters?

Listen to the post here:   When we first began writing together, we wrote romances. Correction, we attempted to write romances. The results were dismal….






What happened to the dog?

  Ten p.m., mid-May, Monday night shift. The usual patrol along the quiet interstate. Velvet star-shot sky, empty road. Ho-hum. Swing into the rest area,…