I have a really cool problem. I’ve got something that might distract me from writing each day for NaNoWriMo 2018—the Nothing Without Us anthology. It’s a project I’m co-editing with my BFF and sensitivity editor Talia C. Johnson. NWU, as we nicknamed it, is going to be a collection of short stories for and by authors who identify … More To NaNo or not to NaNo? That is the question.
Inspired by Derek Newman-Stille of Speculating Canada fame, I’ve decided to take his recommendation and turn a short story of mine into a novel. This will be my first space opera where disabled characters dominate the story. … More Announcement: New WIP
Okay, I have been converted. As one who once staunchly objected to NaNoWriMo, I get it now. It’s a really good motivator. At least for me. I was in such a rut last year with personal stuff and couldn’t get out of my own head. All I could manage were short stories. The sequel to … More It Began and Ended with a NaNoWriMo
Well, whaddaya know? I said I wouldn’t do NaNoWriMo again (after I’d completed my first in 2017 and actually hit the 50,000 word goal), but guess what? I’m baaaack! It just happens that I am on a two-month break from my freelance editing day job. I needed time to regroup and refresh, but also to … More I’ve gone camping! To Camp NaNoWriMo, that is.
I wish you a safe and peaceful holiday season and all the best for the new year. This year had its challenges, but knowing you were out there supporting me gave me the motivation to continue writing and doing all the things! In 2017, some cool writer stuff happened: My first book, Life in the ’Cosm, … More To my fans, readers, fellow authors, and those who tolerate me…