Size Matters

By Dave Butler Does size matter? Ah yes, the eternal question. Now that I have your attention, I’m fascinated by how many times I’m asked...

I Plan to be There too.

By Margaret Pettis Our guest, Margaret Pettis lives in northern Utah. She co-founded the Utah Wilderness Association and the High Uintas...

Will We Ever Evolve? (part 3)

By Dave Butler In their posts over the last two weeks, Pam and Greg pushed me to think about evolution. But not necessarily the kind...

Will We Ever Evolve, Part 2?

Pam Beason posed the titulary question last week. I'm going to tackle it again this week. No doubt the eighteenth century satirist,...

Will We Ever Evolve?

All fiction writers would like our novels to be considered timeless, so when we incorporate historical events or trends into our stories,...

Yearning for Travel

By Dave Butler In their final posts before Christmas, Pam wrote about making memories, her aversion to materialism, and doing more with...

Create Memories This Holiday Season

I’ll just come out and say it: I’m basically anti-materialistic. So this time of year with its emphasis on consumerism makes me more...

All The Stories We Could Tell

By Peter Kingsmill This week, we at Free Range Writers are pleased that Canadian environmental writer Peter Kingsmill agreed to share...

Growing a Character

By Dave Butler When I look back at the posts we’ve written and hosted at Free Range Writers since we began in June of 2019 (this is #...

The Importance of Being Current?

By Dave Butler I’m sure that both Pam and Greg -- and many other fiction writers -- have been asked, at least in the last few months: “In...