At a recent presentation, I was shocked when the audience seemed irritated because I was there. They refused to laugh at my … [Read more...] about When Your Audience Says “Stop Talking”
“Why are all the Americans mad as a box of frogs?” David asked as he drove from the Dublin International Airport to my hotel. … [Read more...] about The Wisdom of Irish Taxi Drivers and Bartenders
Mill Park Publishing of Eagle sponsored the Children’s Writing Challenge in conjunction with the 5th Annual Idaho® Potato … [Read more...] about Winners of Children’s Writing Challenge will Read Sunday before the Idaho Potato Drop
The next writing retreat offered by bestselling author Elaine Ambrose is August 11-13 in Meridian, Idaho. Preview the details … [Read more...] about Manuscripts and Mulligans: A Woman’s Writing and Playing Retreat
How do you write humor in a crabby world? It’s difficult to be funny when the mood of the country is worse than the … [Read more...] about What Would Erma Do?
Slides from my presentation at the Type-A Parent Conference in Santa Fe, New Mexico, July 8, 2016. … [Read more...] about A Lesson in Humor Writing from an Old Fart