Author Archive: Maddie Dawson

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Oh, You Write Fiction? What Kind?

Oh, You Write Fiction? What Kind?

Someone asked me the question again last night. “Oh, you write fiction? What kind?” I sighed. I’ve had six novels published, but I still don’t know how to answer this question. I usually start out by saying what the publisher calls my books on the contracts. “I write women’s fiction,” I say. The trouble is […]

March 7, 2017 | By | 7 Replies More
The Trouble With Writing About Family

The Trouble With Writing About Family

Let us take a tiny moment from our otherwise busy day to think how difficult it must be to be related to a writer. We are not easy people, after all. Many of us are perhaps a bit moody, tense and insecure, and possibly have a slight tendency to scribble dialogue or check our Amazon […]

December 22, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More