When the Tools Create More Work: Two Different Experiences with Blurb BookSmart

I’ve been struggling with a project for weeks.  I’m frustrated and running out of time to fulfill a promise I made. It began eight years ago when I collected photos of my maternal grandparents, their ten children, and their fifty-two children, and many great- and great-great-grandchildren to create a ring-binder of photos identifying our family. […]

Emily Wenstrom and wordhaus: The Writer as Publisher

This week I am honored to bring you this interview with Emily Wenstrom, writer, blogger, and now publisher of the new eZine, wordhaus. I thought it would be fascinating to have a glimpse into Emily’s thought processes as she created and launched this platform for short stories.   Emily, your Zine, wordhaus, launched on January […]

An Interview with Emily Wenstrom, Founder and Editor of new literary ezine, wordhaus

During the course of the Jeff Goins 15 Day Writing Challenge, I was delighted to “meet” Emily Wenstrom, creative and professional writer, and most recently, the founder and editor of a brand new ezine shaped specifically for fiction readers and writers. On Day 4 of the challenge – “practice, in public” – Emily decided to […]