Looking for a writing challenge? I was – and I found it!

If you're on my email list, you know that I recently faced a stumbling block in my writing, and it knocked me off my feet. To be brief, I promised my list a new, subscriber-only gift by the end of April, and I failed miserably at delivering it. It's a multi-genre anthology... or it was … Continue reading Looking for a writing challenge? I was – and I found it!

It’s like if Luke Skywalker was a girl…

My newest, Banquet, is finally out! If you want me to be honest, I've been saying it's like... If Luke Skywalker had been born a girl and grown up with emotionally distant parents, joined a roving band of space pirates, been betrayed by her leader, then defected, tried to kill him, and was sent to … Continue reading It’s like if Luke Skywalker was a girl…

Really? You’re writing Sci-Fi now?!

Why Sci-Fi? Last NaNoWriMo, I took on two challenges. I challenged myself to finish a manuscript in November, and my writing group challenged each other to write a book set in space. What came out of that glorious duality was my first science fiction book, Banquet (Lesbians in Space, #1). I didn't technically win NaNoWriMo … Continue reading Really? You’re writing Sci-Fi now?!

“The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.” – Jane Austen

Look at a book. A book is the right size to be a book. They're solar-powered. If you drop them, they keep on being a book. You can find your place in microseconds. Books are really good at being books, and no matter what happens, books will survive. - Douglas Adams   2016 Goodreads Reading … Continue reading “The person, be it gentleman or lady, who has not pleasure in a good novel, must be intolerably stupid.” – Jane Austen