My first Beautiful People meme post

So, I’ve seen these a lot at Mirriam’s blog, and I just recently started following one of the lovely ladies who thought it up. Basically, it’s a set of questions for your characters, similar to how I often use questionnaires to get to know my characters better before actually writing the book. As the titleContinue reading “My first Beautiful People meme post”

Geek Feast Blog Hop

From Redwall to the Imager Chronicles, the Hunger Games to the Lord of the Rings, good food plays a huge part in the spec-fic novels we all love. Surely I can’t be the only one who has wanted to try Lembas, or whose mouth watered at the descriptions of the feasts set in the red-stoneContinue reading “Geek Feast Blog Hop”

Summer break and costuming and ideas

I’ve enjoyed a good long break after successfully publishing Forged Steel. For the first time in months, I got to read an entire book in one day (Ruin and Rising, third in the Grisha series by Leigh Bardugo, and highly recommended!!), and I’ve been busy cleaning up the mess that our house dissolved into whileContinue reading “Summer break and costuming and ideas”

I’m late, I’m late, a Very Important Date

I’ve kind of felt like the White Rabbit the last few weeks–besides a couple of my writing friends deciding to work on Alice In Wonderland re-imaginings (and me getting my own idea for an Alice story), I’ve finally decided on a release date for Forged Steel. July 17th, I thought, would be a good one.Continue reading “I’m late, I’m late, a Very Important Date”

Taking (part of) the plunge…

For the last few years, I’ve been jawing about a little story that has kept expanding and growing…and how about these characters have been stuck in my head and how I’ve fallen in love with them probably more so than any other cast in any other story I’ve written… But because I love this storyContinue reading “Taking (part of) the plunge…”