Hello Darkness My Old Friend

It’s amazing how much you can learn from simply listening. For example, I learned through listening to people talk on the internet and various conversations that there are quite a few people who believe that walking the path means striving for love and light in all things, lifting everyone up, …

5 Questions for Dr. Jennifer Bennett

Today we’re finishing up our #writerhelp blog series on Emerald Musings with a bang.  We’re talking today with Dr. Jennifer Bennett of iBloom Social Media. Dr. Bennett, a communication specialist focuses on helping business and ministries strategize, implement, and monitor the best plan to engage in the online world. She …

5 Questions for Patricia Rossi

Today, as part of the #writerhelp blog series, Emerald Musings is speaking with Patricia Rossi, an etiquette coach.  Known for her Manners Minute on NBC Daytime and her best-selling book Everyday Etiquette: How to Navigate 101 Common and Uncommon Social Situations (St. Martin’s Press 2011), Patricia has become known nationally and internationally …

5 Questions for Therese Walsh

In our second installment of the #writerhelp blog series, Emerald Musings got the opportunity to talk with Therese Walsh, the co-creator of Writer Unboxed.  She has become well-known throughout the writing community as a resource for practical information, a friendly supportive voice, and a great deal of experience that she …

Serpent Legs

First of all, it was an apple, not a fucking fig. Big, juicy fucking apple. Come ON- I was there. All those painters brushing blood red fruit on canvas: Where did you think they got that fucking idea? You think they just couldn’t paint figs? That sort of art started …

5 Questions for David Farland

Today Emerald Musings is talking with Mr. David Farland. Mr. Farland is an award-winning author himself, and the creator of the website MyStoryDoctor.com. He has helped countless writers throughout the years with his no-nonsense, and practical writing advice. As tradition dictates, we asked Mr. Farland five questions about his life, …