Category Archives: The Writing Life

Of Beta Readers and Critique Partners…

So, there’s two things you probably need to know about, if you want to be anything like successful as a writer: Beta Readers & Critique Partners (Maybe you’re that one, lone genius, toiling away on your masterpiece without the need … Continue reading

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Process…

Hello to all the people participating in NANOWRIMO this year! Sorry I couldn’t join in the fun, but I have too many irons in the fire right now, and not enough asbestos gloves. But you look good. Keep it up. … Continue reading

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Self-Publishing Updatery…

So, I don’t know if I mentioned it, but I’m self publishing one of my novels. (Ok, I definitely mentioned it. You got me.) It’s an interesting journey. I’ve been learning what can only be described as a metric fuck-ton. … Continue reading

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Hypnagogia…

Can I talk to you about some weird shit for a minute? Good. (This post is probably of more interest to the creative types, but hey, we’re all creative in some way. So, keep reading.) I’ve spent a lot of … Continue reading

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Something About Writing…

So, it’s been a minute since I wrote anything about writing. (Feel free to untangle that linguistic knot at your leisure.) Truth is, I haven’t felt much like writing, lately. I’ve wanted to, just like I’ve wanted to go to … Continue reading

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Dream Time…

(No, not the Australian Aboriginal concept of the after life, well, more like before and after life, but bonus points to you if that’s where your mind went. I like the way you think.) No, this is a post about … Continue reading

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Writing Updatery…. Pt. who knows?

It’s been 8 days since I posted anything here. Suppose I should remedy that. Where are we on the writing front? Just finished a 5,000 word short story. Completely new characters and setting. A bit of the old fashioned Sword … Continue reading

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