L.M. Pierce | Olympia, Washington

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September 9, 2016

As a Twitter newb I was thoroughly overwhelmed by the huge and active writers community once I joined. There was so much to learn! So many hashtags to know! (For a whole bible on writer hashtags, check it out here) So many writers and authors to follow and obsessively...

August 25, 2016


Having just recently joined #Twitter I was bombarded by a swath of new #hashtags to learn and how to use them! I have consulted several online resources (listed at the bottom) and through my own experience, I have compiled a vast quantity of...

August 23, 2016

This year has been a year of writing firsts and developments in my fledgling career. So what all did I accomplish and experience thus far?


  • I went to the PNWA Writers Conference

  • I met literary Agents & Editors in-person

  • I pitched a writing project to...

August 4, 2016

I attended my first writer's conference! How fortunate I am to have one of the best conferences in the nation right in my backyard--in this case, in Seatac at the Double Tree Hotel. Now that I've successfully completed one conference, I think I'm hooked. The process of...

July 18, 2016

When people find out I've written "The Valley of Howling Wind," a novel about CHICKENS, the responses vary from intrigue to scorn. After all, what's so interesting about a flock of bird brains? Turns out, "bird brain" might be  quite a compliment!

As science reveals mor...

March 12, 2016


You're beginning to stir. There’s blood on your head, it’s a bad cut. Are you dead? I hope not because I would hate to have to drag your body by myself. I've been alone for so long. I am weaker than I once was.


You're afraid....

July 9, 2015

As I contemplate the scarcity of foliage on the Mongolia steppes, I am reminded that in so many ways, being a writer is like being a tree. Whether you're struggling to find dappled sunlight through a crowded canopy of authors, bloggers, and hobbyists, or trying to subs...

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