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Ask the Author

Question 47: Is this your first book?

I will have two books published this October. In January 2015, I published my first novel, Iona. This novel took years to make, and I was very pleased with getting it out. 165 more words

Verucca Victorious

Open Journal: Muse on the Fritz

#CampNaNo July was a weird one.

April’s laid-back version of the internationally acclaimed National Novel Writing Month was a breeze, with me getting through my edits of “ 478 more words

More To Do With Writing Than Not

2015 Camp Nano Fail...

As you will have probably guessed from the lack of updates regarding this that I failed miserably.

I managed about 4.4K words (out of my planned 25K) over the month of July which is really poor. 218 more words

Creative Writing

Derailment complete

So between headaches, unexpected chores, heat waves, and anxiety, I’m taking a break from the weird west story. Sigh.

Instead, I’m going to work on an older idea that keeps popping into my head, and of which I’ve written exactly zero words. 198 more words

Slumland Symphony

Garrett watched the sunrise from behind an old beaten up carrier that had been gutted decades ago. All that was left was the shell, a blistered, broken mass of metal that once knew how to fly. 4,890 more words


Writing Humor

Some stories are easier to write than others, the most difficult I’ve found so far is humor.  I love a funny story but I’m also picky, probably like most readers.   255 more words


Report on Camp NaNoWriMo

Hey, Everyone! I’m back! Camp was great! I’m a little sunburned and a lot tired, but I had a wonderful time!

Seriously, though, I’m glad I went to… 390 more words