Tag Archives: ideas

A Guide to getting more readers

I recently got an email from a friend who’s just getting started using social media to reach out to new audiences. In replying to her, I thought perhaps some of you might find my reply helpful. I offer it up … Continue reading

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Readers love STILLNESS IN THE GARDEN

Just finished your book, LOVED IT! Great read, keep writing, you are REALLY good at it! — Cindy M. I love a good mystery and yours kept me reading and held my interest until the end. — Harriet S. enjoying … Continue reading

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Love it! : ) An unsolicited reader review of Stillness in the Garden

Dear Diann, I throughly enjoyed your “Stillness in the Garden” 😉 Very detailed with an engaging story line: twists and turns of teenage life behind private gates, a woman’s questioning her longing for a past relationship, all woven through two … Continue reading

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Dog show victory

In addition to writing at work and for fun, I sometimes write about my dogs. I have a rare breed, curly-coated retrievers, that often make an appearance in my novels. The latest issue of Showsight magazine, just published, has a … Continue reading

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How Do You Get Your Ideas?

When I get to talking about my writing, I’m often asked “Where do you get your ideas?” I think the process is different for everyone but in my case, the ideas are all around me. I just have to tune … Continue reading

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Choices, choices…

I know I probably shouldn’t complain about this but I have too many ideas for writing projects at the moment. I have been writing them down in a small notebook that I always carry with me. As ideas strike – … Continue reading

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