Or, at least, I hope I will be soon. Here's the deal: When I switched from wordpress.com to wordpress.org, things got a little crazy. No one could follow my blog to get automatic updates on when I posted. And that sucked. I tinkered with code, tried plugins, raged, cried, and generally made a pest of … Continue reading I think I’m being followed…
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?!
'Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don't resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.' - Lao Tzu Things around here are changing... again. It seems like I do this at least once a quarter. Blame my artistic temperament; I … Continue reading I have to make a change for the better.
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
When this year began, I had a couple of goals in mind. I knew I wanted to grow my readership, publish at least three books, and start some new habits that would help me toward my ultimate goals of being a full-time author with a healthy body and mind. But as we know, even the … Continue reading Lessons from a Plantser: 2016 was a big one!