Hello to Beguiled, my Soon to be Published Novel

Hello to Beguiled, my Soon to be Published Novel

I’ve thought for years that I had a novel brewing inside of me. Then one snowy Boston day 3 years ago, I sat down to my computer and started writing. What came out was a story about the kind of life my late mother, Jeanne Brooks Kitaj,¬†could have had, if she had...
How to Write Your First Novel… or Not

How to Write Your First Novel… or Not

When I began talking about wanting to write a novel, my husband said: “What? You’ve never even taken a writing class!” Well, maybe his challenge motivated me. I don’t like to think I can’t do something I set my mind to. So, after I wrote...