Last Word Before Dying: update

I’m presently posting a revised edition of Last Word Before Dying, my online serial. Too, each post will contain an entire chapter and each chapter will appear on the menu to Continue Reading →

Adding Mystery: History

Blueprint: CA Hawthorne

Everything you don’t know is a mystery. You know that, of course, but seldom do we consider the mystery that exists in the commonplace. No matter your genre, it’s a Continue Reading →

Train Stations

Photo: CA Hawthorne

I wanted to be a writer when I was young, but I became convinced the train I sought had already left the station before I arrived. Where, I wondered, was Continue Reading →

A Day for Reckoning

Photo: CA Hawthorne

So many changes in such a short time mimicking the magic that is seasonal change… It’s been three months since my move to Missoula so I’m going to catch my Continue Reading →

#mywriting Process Blog Tour

Christina Anne Hawthorne

A treasured friend, Kath Unsworth, from Australia’s south coast where she lives with her family and countless animals, kindly asked that I participate in the #mywriting Process Blog Tour so Continue Reading →

Website News!

Header, Facebook Version.

Big news! Laird Sapir at Memphis McKay has completed the design work on my website here at christinaannehawthorne.com that I’ve been talking about for a long while. I’m so proud Continue Reading →

Christina, A to Z

*I was nominated for another award (thank you, Bill), and though I’m honored, I’m also always reluctant to tag people. At the same time, I thought the format was fun Continue Reading →

Knee Deep in the Writing Process

The book that was. The book that is. Last February, when I began this blog, I intended to do many things and one of them was to occasionally let people Continue Reading →