Monthly Stats – April 20

  I can’t imagine this is entertaining for anyone, but it’s part of my quest to build better habits. Having to set goals – and be accountable for them! – monthly is working better for me than some nebulous New Year’s resolution would have been. Out of sight, I’m keeping a daily spreadsheet of writing,… Read More Monthly Stats – April 20

Art, writing

State of the Writer

So this is going to be a relatively short update post. Not exciting, sorry, but I have a case of the empty brain today and am sitting here trying to figure out what to write. There are topics that interest me, might not appeal to my readers, but I just don’t have the oomph to… Read More State of the Writer

Ok here's what were gonna do, School


After the last week of intense pressure, preceded by a couple of weeks that were nearly at that level, I find myself in transition. It’s not just the loss of pressure – I do have many, many other pressing projects that I must now list, prioritize, and begin to implement. It’s also the loss of… Read More Transitions


Just How Dead?

So, if I miss a deadline, is my project dead? Or me? Or… (Mirror-posted over at Amazing Stories Magazine) Reading, writing, researching… I am hard at work on the novel in progress, and looking at my deadline for completion coming up far too quickly. Writing is a tertiary career, at the moment, behind my business,… Read More Just How Dead?

Art, fantasy, music, writing

Happy New Year!

Whoops! I looked up and realized it was late, and I hadn’t posted. Well, I was out late last night. Working, not celebrating, I’m afraid, although a party was involved. This morning I got out of bed, and then right back in it. I don’t do well on short sleep. Once I finally got up… Read More Happy New Year!


Happy Halloween

I am not doing NaNoWriMo this year. Instead, I plan to write a novel, and (fingers crossed) about half of another one during Winter Break. The semester ends Dec 9, and I don’t start again until January 27. Six weeks… and I do plan a week to travel up to see my family in NH… Read More Happy Halloween