I love the #MotivationMonday hashtag because, well, I need the extra prod and dose of inspiration the posts so often give me. Today, I’m facing down the barrel of rewrites and plotting for an extremely rough draft (Moya’s book, YAY!). It’s easy to get frustrated when looking at a mangled, wonky set of scenes. It’s easy to feel that I’m a hack, to think that … Continue reading Rough Going: Motivation Monday
Life is busy, the world is rife with problems to be solved, and finding quiet moments in the midst of it all can seem like an impossible dream. If chasing down moments of peace is already so difficult, how in the universe is it possible to stay creative? The answer is simple: start with one small thing. There are days when I race from crisis … Continue reading One Small Thing: Staying Creative in a Busy World
Well hello, all! I am so excited to announce that the e-book version of my steampunk fantasy novella, Valiant Heart, is out today through several vendors! You can buy a copy at Amazon, or follow this link to a variety of online retailers. I invite you to swing by any of these book-sellers, take a look-see, and set forth on a journey to a world … Continue reading Valiant Heart is Here!
Happy Monday, dear reader! I am looking outside my window into a cold and snowy morning. The skies are gray giving way to still, quiet fog and the world feels muted. I have to think for a moment to suss out which way I’m facing (southeast, from where I’m sitting) since I cannot see any evidence of the sun. Though I love the quiet and … Continue reading Return of the Light
So, I’m closing in on a week of pre-release blogging, and I’m no less excited than when I first began. If anything, I even more can’t wait to share the world of Tanahr with you! I was thinking about what I might want to say for a Friday Feel post and what immediately popped into my head (likely because of the consonance of so many … Continue reading Found Family: Friday Feel