Word by Word

Practical insights for writers from Jessica P Morrell

Write From Your Soft Parts

©Jessica P. Morrell “Tears are words that need to be written.” – Paul Coehlo           Church scholars are uncertain about the identity of Saint Valentine. The confusion exists because there are several  Valentines who are linked to February 14. It’s commonly accepted that is that he was the bishop of Terni; he was beheaded in […]

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Bitter Truth # 4

Bitter truth # 4. Starting is the easy part. I’ve known many writers, myself included, who began books we never finished. The reasons for not continuing are, of course, myriad. Some of these concepts or plots just didn’t hold up. Some were too skimpy or too complicated. Too silly or too much of a downer. […]

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