from my house to yours… It’s hard to believe November’s over, well nearly. October was so busy with traveling, and the first part of November finishing up Balefire, while simultaneously doing a NaNoWriMo novella. Happily, Balefire is available and doing well. The novella is finished and will hopefully be unavailable around Christmas—fingers crossed. The story … More Turkey, Thanksgiving, and Chocolate Silk Pie…oh my
“The time has come,” the Walrus said, “To talk of many things: Of shoes—and ships—and sealing wax— Of cabbages—and Kings— And why the sea is boiling hot— And whether pigs have wings.” No, it’s not that time. That, of course, is Lewis Carroll’s The Walrus And The Carpenter, from Through The Looking Glass And What Alice … More Because I Care
Exactly one year ago, I started a story called “Belizean Shores” and by May, I had completed the second or third draft. Sadly, it stalled out in a frustrating beta experience. By the end of August, I had a good draft to submit. I am pleased and excited to joyfully announce the completion of Balefire. … More At Long last, it’s coming…Balefire ~ the novel
In spite of a less than sheltered childhood and a little bit of a misspent youth, I’ve matured into a kind of wuss. It’s true. Years of trauma work, dealing with blood and guts every day, and I can’t deal with it. I don’t like scary psychological suspense thrillers, and I’ve tried to watch Silence … More A Cautionary Tale of Writing
Just looked over my recent blog posts about everything BUT. There are reviews, recommendations, and caterpillars. Good Lord. Is that anyway to promote your work? Seriously? “If you were working for me, I’d fire you!” Sigh. Very true. Too much lack-luster and not enough spit-shine! So here goes. I’m a writer. Loud and Proud. A new career … More Whaddabout ME?