The Writings, Books and Thoughts of CD Pulley

  • The Stories We Tell

    February 3, 2020 by

         I want the stories we tell to have diversity. So, it bothers me when writers are told they cannot write characters that do not look like them. I believe a writer should be able to write any character as long as the portrayal is genuine. If a writer’s characters are created from oversimplifications and… Read more

  • The Political Correctness of Writing

    November 18, 2019 by

         The title above is very misleading because there is no such thing in writing. I understand we live in a time where most people are offended by almost everything and they are free to feel however they feel. But their offense and feelings have nothing to do with what I write or what… Read more

  • To Traditional or Self-Publish? That is the Question

    November 8, 2019 by

    I always thought I was going to publish traditionally because that is what I thought everyone did. You sent out your manuscript, you got hundreds of rejection letters and then someone realized what a masterpiece you have written and said ‘we will publish your book; here is a check.’  Self-publishing was not even a choice… Read more

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