About Molly B. Tinsley

Molly Best Tinsley is the author of four novels, a story collection, and a memoir. She is also co-founder/editor of the small press, Fuze Publishing, which offers an entire series of Tinsley's "Muze Taps" on the art of writing. Her most recent books are Entering the Blue Stone (memoir) and Broken Angels (spy thriller). A new book, Things Too Big to Name, is ready for pre-order June 1, 2019. A new book. You can connect with Molly on facebook https://www.facebook.com/FuzePublishing/.

Hey, Writing-in-Progress — Will You Be My Valentine?

The relationship began three winters ago. Driving a country road in the early dusk, I hit a deer–or as a knowledgeable friend suggested afterward, a deer hit me. A buck with branching antlers leaped from the trees on one side of the road, attacked the hood of my car with an ear-splitting crunch, then disappeared … Continue reading

Enabling Voice by Molly Tinsley

We praise writing for its voice, but run into problems when we try to describe exactly what it is we’re responding to. Just as we each have an identifiable voice when we speak, there is something we call a writer’s voice that distinguishes his or her work. Faulkner’s fiction sounds different from Hemingway’s. A Mary … Continue reading

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On Writing From Life

Our writing contest guest judge, Molly Tinsley, is now reading and making her selections of three contest winners in the recent Writing It Real contest. While we are waiting for the results, we are reprinting her article about writing memoir. It appeared orignally in the November 2013 issue of Author magazine.  Molly’s words on writing from … Continue reading

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