Archive for the 'Writing' Category

Apr
13
2010
Things Not To Do (Writerly Wednesday on a Tuesday Edition)

I’ve addressed this before, and sadly, it looks like it needs to be said again: Publishing is absolutely full of rejection.

You will be rejected.

Did you hear that?

YOU WILL BE REJECTED.

If you can’t deal with that, you … Read More »

Feb
26
2010
No Checklists Here!

Each book has its own challenges, its own flavor and each character has his or her own journey. By this I mean, I do not write say, Triad, over and over. Not every book is kinky, not every book will … Read More »

Oct
14
2009
Writerly Wednesday – Blogging

(this is one I wrote about a year ago and I think it’s good to repeat)

Yesterday while writing, IMing and surfing the intarwebs I saw an interesting post over at the FFF community about author blogs and advice on … Read More »

May
8
2009
Spam is Spam (Writerly Type Post)

I’ve said it before but I’ll repeat – I’m not an expert, I just know what works for me and what doesn’t. I’ve watched a lot of authors promote their work over the years and you know the one thing … Read More »

Jan
23
2009
Dancers are the messengers of the gods. Martha Graham

The heroine in the book I’m writing now is a ballet teacher but she used to be a principal dancer in the American Ballet Theatre (although I may have to change the company depending on licensing issues). She’s different from … Read More »

Sep
10
2008
Hump Day

I’ll be chatting about Fated at the Romance Reading Ladies this evening at six pm pacific. So if you’ve read it and you’d like to pop in, please do. Also, it’s a great group and have some excellent books up … Read More »

Sep
8
2008
Monday Updatey Type Post (cross posted from Bradford Bunch)

Summer has given pretty much her last gasp in my neighborhood. The weather has turned cooler, it’s getting dark earlier and the leaves are already starting to turn. School started last week although it was a typical first week so … Read More »

Aug
27
2008
Working!

Today I hit thirty pages on a new proposal and I’m totally thrilled. I’m aiming at having it all done, including the synopsis by Monday. I’ve wanted to write this book for over two years now and I’m super happy … Read More »

Jul
23
2008
Part II (from yesterday's VBLOG)

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Jul
13
2008
Video Blog July 13

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