Then There Were Two

Then There Were Two

Another maudlin indulgence ahead. You’ve been warned. If waxing philosophic about a stranger’s deceased pet is not your cup of tea, skip to another page of this blog or move along. Then There Were Two Sunday morning I climbed out of bed both hopeful and...
Setting Goals

Setting Goals

In my search for the ‘correct’ way to write, I’ve read a number of articles and books about the accomplished writer’s interactions with non-writers. It’s true! A co-worker discovers that you write books, and he marvels over it, mentions that he’s always thought about...
A Toy’s Lament

A Toy’s Lament

The past couple of weeks have been…well, not busy. It was spent waiting for my alpha readers’ responses to Beloved Lady Mistress, and editing said manuscript. If not writing every day (as I have been for the last three months), I find it difficult to focus on writing...
Soliciting & Ramblings

Soliciting & Ramblings

And so it goes — the first draft of Beloved Lady Mistress is complete, weighing in at 80,800 words! YAY! My alpha readers have it now, and I get a few days off. Then I do a line-by-line edit before sending it to Bella Books. Next step is to begin outlining book three....
Ten Things I’ve Learned

Ten Things I’ve Learned

Last weekend I was bored. I picked up Once by LT Smith, and let me tell you, I wasn’t bored any longer! Wow! It was a fantastic read! (And for anyone wanting to know the thought process of an author sitting in front of a blank page, the opening scene of this book is...