Archive for the 'Writerly' Category

Aug
7
2007
It's Tuesday

I love Chaka Khan. Seriously. Her voice is amazing and even now she’s still got it. Right now, I just started on a new book and Ain’t Nobody is the song I’ve been listening to over and over (along with … Read More »

Aug
5
2007
Wordcounts and Milestones

So I’m nearly done with Celebration for the Dead! Yay! I’ll finish up this afternoon or tonight depending on when I get the time and it should be revised and ready to send to my editor by Wednesday. Wheee!

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Jul
31
2007
Titilating Tuesday

I tell you, some days just trying to find clothes can he a pain in the butt. First of all, since when did “Sandals” become a synonym for “matronly and ugly”? I have been looking for a simple pair of … Read More »

Jul
20
2007
Finished and TBR

I finished Wolf Unbound last night. I thought I’d finish the night before but one scene came to me that I hadn’t anticipated, which works out anyway!

66,027 / 66,027
(100.0%)

I’d been aiming for roughly 70K and with about … Read More »

Jul
18
2007
Professionalism

Professionalism. Okay, let’s talk about being a professional for a moment since it’s the topic of the moment (super fabulous discussion over at Smart Bitches, by the way – as per usual because they are smart cookies as well as … Read More »

Jul
17
2007

I was over at The Dynamic Trio earlier this afternoon talking about how I’ve found myself in this very nice, nearly Zen space about my writing. I feel calm and positive. I’m not harried and rushed, I’m not blocked or … Read More »

Jul
14
2007
Updates and Other Blather

I haven’t written a book from beginning to end that hasn’t been contracted in a long time. I’ve decided after I finish up Wolf Unbound, I’m going to write Sisters of Mercy. The full. Period. I haven’t done this since … Read More »

Jul
12
2007
Thursday Stuff

No Thursday Thirteen for me today. I wrote until midnight last night and our internet was out from 2 pm until this morning so I’ll do it next week.

Anyway, I’m done being pissed at the RWA. I’m waiting to … Read More »

Jun
29
2007
What Is Sexy?

I was reading something earlier today and it went into my “sigh, so not sexy” file. Filled with a zillion fucking scenes but not a one made me even the slightest bit tingly. It was all random body parts thrusting … Read More »

Jun
26
2007
A Place For Everything, Everything In Its Place

Cynthia Eden wrote a wonderful blog entry at the Bradford Bunch last week about novellas. I love to read novellas, it’s often how I discover new author voices. But when I read a novella, I read a novella. By that … Read More »