Chesapeake City: A Sense of Place

March 16th, 2011

Why do some towns have a strong sense of place?  Chesapeake City is just such a town – a quaint, beautiful water community with so much personality that it beckons locals and tourists alike. Much of Chesapeake City’s charm comes from its intriguing history, with origins dating back to the late 1600s when it was Read More

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First Lines: How to get started writing your story (and publishing your work)

March 9th, 2011

In this upcoming talk on March 16 at the Elkton Central Library, I’ll be sharing some tips on the writing process and the “how-to” part of the publishing business. Everyone generally has questions about finding an agent or how big of an advance check you should expect for that first novel. (Hint: unless your name Read More

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