WIP Wednesday

Yesterday, for no real reason, I started writing about my life. Here is some of what came out: The decision of whether to go buy candy was always a big one because at any time the sno-cone truck might come by, and if we’d spent all our money on candy we wouldn’t have any for…

Nah, No WriMo

So I had originally planned to participate in National Novel Writing Month this year. Alas, I was overly ambitious on that point. I’ve only just finished a manuscript and released a short story, and every time I complete a major project (or two), I need a few days of down time. But NaNoWriMo doesn’t allow…

New Story Out!

I have a new short story out on Amazon today. I’d say it’s a Sherlock Holmes story, except it’s told from the perspective of Moriarty. You can check it out here. Kindle Unlimited members can read it for free! What if the famously evil Professor Moriarty wasn’t as evil as Holmes made him out to…

IWSG: NaNoWriMo

It’s time again for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group! Posts go up the first Wednesday of each month. Read more posts and/or join in here. An agent has offered to represent my latest novel, which is a big step in my writing career, but my insecurities are far from over. Now I worry whether any…

WIPjoy #31 & Final Five Answers

31. Your dream cosplay from your WIP! My characters live in the modern world and dress fairly normally. Maybe slightly better labels than I do. At best, I could dress up in some haute couture like my characters do for the big memorial service. I like dressing up, so that could be fun.   ***…

WIPjoy #30 & 5 More Answers

30. How do your characters celebrate Halloween (or other holiday) if they do? Nerissa isn’t much for parties, though she doesn’t mind dressing up. She thinks it’s kind of fun, actually. But she’s too old to trick-or-treat. Her ideal Hallowe’en is hanging around a bonfire.   ***   11.Your first MC. Uh . . .…

WIPjoy #27 & Cover Reveal

27. Side character – Your secret vice? Rosalind: Makeup. I mean, I’m naturally beautiful, but not this beautiful. Gwendolyn: That’s not really a secret… Rosalind: Hers is Liam. Not that I blame her. Gwendolyn: … *** The cover for Fairy Tales and Folklore Reimagined has been revealed! My story “A Good Washing and One Nice…

WIPjoy #25

25. Antagonists – What’s something that keeps you up at night? Ophelia: I worry sometimes that I won’t be recognized on the street. That the paparazzi won’t want pictures of me. There’s nothing worse than realizing you’re no longer worth anything to them. Eoin: Ophelia. Interviewer: Oh! In a, you know . . . hubba-hubba…