Maggie Blackbird

Romancing Canada's Indigenous People

This is a great place developed by Angela Ackerman and Becca Puglisi, creators of Writing Helping Writers and their most famous tool for a writer out there–the Emotion Thesaurus. One Stop for Writers is what it says.  You have access to all of the thesaurus’ written by Becca and Angela (besides the Emotion Thesaurus), such …

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That was the best advice given to me by a friend.  He told me this years ago when I was very confused with all of the advice being directed at me from more knowledgeable people.  Funny how something so simple can be used for…everything in your life:  Take what you need, leave what you don’t …

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Does your protagonist like his/her job?  Are they considering a career change?  One of the duties of my former position with an aboriginal employment and training organisation was assisting individuals with making career changes.  So, yes, finding the right job or sticking my protagonist in a job he/she hates is important to me, because our …

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