Musings of a Writer

  • Not Really Romantic...Not Really

    I really, really don’t like romances. Okay, well maybe I like “You’ve Got Mail” (there are books in that movie) and “Sleepless in Seattle” (I live there), but I seriously never choose a romance movie or book. That genre just isn’t for me.

    Writing a love scene was another story. I don’t know how to do that. Everything I put onto paper sounded corny and fake. So, I did what I do best and substituted a sword fight or death into said-love-scene.

  • Celebrity Talk – Marti Melville with KEVIN DU TOIT

    Listen in as Kevin discusses his experience in front of the camera, his success as an iconic realtor with beach-front properties along the California coast, and glamorous stories behind the scenes of some of Hollywood’s biggest movies.
  • "It Just Comes to Me..."

    My belief is that this is how we create stories. Novelists will speak of dreams that gave them the story for their books. Writers also frequently state, "The story just came to me." This, I believe, is the psi that I'm learning about. Call it inspiration or intuition or visions or dreams, it doesn't matter the title you give this occurrence -- it's the process that counts.
  • A Little Bit Woo-Woo for the Paranormal

    (Taken from post written in 2019) I’ve always known I loved the paranormal. Ghost stories are my favorite “genre” by far. In fact, last night we w...
  • The Power of Yesterday

    (original post Feb. 2019) "Make it EPIC!" Kevin added just before he hung up the phone... His request was simply to write another screenplay, some...
  • Amazing Talent – Writers with a Purpose

    To my right is a Rock-n-Roll psychic, to my left is a crystal medium who sparkes, next to her is Gaia’s spokeswoman, and just beyond is a crystal ...