Category Archives: writing

Back to Work

I went back to the day job on Saturday. The doctor has placed me on light duty for a few weeks, but there are a few things I can still do that fall within the requirements set by my physician … Continue reading

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My Stephanie Meyer Theory

The other day I decided to bite the bullet and checked out New Moon, the follow-up to Twilight, on audiobook to listen to going to and from work. Even though I wasn’t very impressed with the quality of writing in … Continue reading

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Silence Broken . . . sort of

Yes, I realize that it’s been nearly a month since I last posted anything on here. Yes, I know I have repeatedly said that I would post more often rather than less often. Yes, I know I have done a … Continue reading

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Weather or Not

For those of you who don’t live in the Plains states or the South, you really don’t understand how great the weather is here. Sure, New England has its colorful falls and mild summers. The Rockies have their snow-capped mountain … Continue reading

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Progress Report

I sent out a couple of queries for what has again become Gifts of the Hirakee. Considering all the problems I’ve had coming up with a good title, I thought about just calling it Gone with the Wind and calling … Continue reading

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The Honeymoon Phase

I’ve finished the first two chapters of Wielder and I’m happy so far with how things are going. There’s a point early on, after the initial difficulty of getting started, where the story starts to take on a life of … Continue reading

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Out with the Old, In with the New

First, the old. I am off for the next four days, so I plan on launching a full query assault on the agenting world over the next few days. They query letter is where I want it and I think … Continue reading

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Dead and Dying, Chapter One

I’ve been extraordinarily busy lately with things like t-ball, parties, and interviews for a promotion at work (so much for that “problem with authority”) and haven’t had the time or the energy to really post much on here. Today is … Continue reading

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The Lake

No one has yet asked me that age-old questions asked of authors since the beginning of fiction. You know the one, the question every author dreads because there is no real answer to it. The queried author has a few … Continue reading

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Randomly Updation

Normally, I would put a Topical Tuesday post in here, but I’m feeling generally meh on most topics today and meh is not a fit state in which to discuss such things. Therefore, in light of my recent light blogging … Continue reading

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