Beaches, Buzzfeed, and [Character] Bios

My mother, my aunt, and I took my daughter and my nephew to the lake on Saturday. I’ve been stuck for a while on a particular scene in volume #2, so while my mom and I were bobbing out by the swim boundary of the cove I decided to see if she had any ideas […]

Life, The Universe, and Nothing

I have typed up this post twice now, and scrapped it the same number of times. [Third time’s the charm, right?] I am trying to strike a balance between giving too much information, too little information, and giving excuses. This is important, and I tried to write it with the seriousness that it deserves, but […]

Spoiler Alert: I’m Still Alive

So I was checking my stats page, and uh, this happened… How’s that Churchill quote go? Something like, “You know you’re doing something right when people are googling to see if anyone has murdered you lately”? [That must be it…] My brain’s first reaction was to panic and go, “Oh my god, someone is trying […]

Uh, About That…

So I went to submit the final edition of Atlantis: TVC #1 a few days ago, and uh, submitted an old test draft on accident. I didn’t realize it until Sunday night when I went to check things over before today’s launch, and opened up the preview. I hurriedly re-submitted the final version on the […]

Daydreamer Award

Oh wow, this was a surprise to wake up to yesterday! I was presented with the Daydreamer Award by Madam_W. Thank you so, so much! You get a cookie. This award is not only the first one I’ve ever received, but it’s a little bit of fun because the person who nominated you gives you […]

Bugbears and Naked Cannonballs

Social media is a bit of a bugbear for me. While I get [and enjoy] Facebook, and like keeping a blog, I find something simple like Twitter just baffles me. I mean, I understand the base concept–say something meaningful in a limited amount of words. Abridgment. I totally get that. I don’t understand how it […]