Quarterly Check-In

The first quarter of 2017 is just about over. The writing goals I set for the year are below. Accomplished goals are in green. Publish Brynnde Finish and submit Changers: The Great Divide Finish Hamlette Write another Sherlock Holmes story I published Brynnde on February 9, and it’s been doing pretty well. Big blog tour…

WIP Wednesday

A little more from The Great Divide (Changers 2): “I have faith in the people I know,” Arlon said. “And distrust for the people you don’t,” Annice finished. “By that logic, I have no reason to trust you.” Arlon looked at her again, this time startled. “You know me.” “Not really,” said Annice. “I know…

WIP Wednesday

The Great Divide (Changers 2) is under way as I type this. (Well, not as I type this because I’m typing this rather than working on Changers 2, but . . . Yeah. Let’s just say I’ve been working on it.) Here’s a taste: Guin felt as though a net were closing around her. One…

IWSG: Blocked!

It’s time again for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. Read and support writers by clicking here, and if you’re a writer you can also join! Writer’s block is what has me insecure this month. I simply can’t seem to make headway with the Changers sequel, and that’s causing a certain amount of anxiety in me.…

Swing

The winter break is over and my kids went back to school today. I’d say things are getting back to normal, but they aren’t, really—just before the holidays, my youngest broke his leg. So he has a full-leg cast and is in a wheelchair, has to be carried up and down the stairs and to…

2017 Goals

Here we are on the brink of yet another new year. Get the hell out, 2016! It’s been a tough year for a lot of reasons, but I prefer to look on the bright side of things. I accomplished a lot as a writer in 2016. I had two books published by two different small…