Tag Archives: Writing

Paper & Kindling: A 3-4-1 Collection Available Now!

I apologize for the radio silence here for a while, but it has partly been for a good reason. I am excited to announce that now available on Amazon, you can get Paper & Kindling: A 3-4-1 Collection! This contains … Continue reading

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Creative pause

I’ve been writing for a while now, and I’m still waiting for it to feel like an organic part of my life. I’ve tried the “make it part of your routine” and the “do it when inspiration strikes” approach. And all I’ve … Continue reading

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Scratch that. Rewrite it.

The first draft—the bane of every writer’s existence. It’s the most difficult to complete; it’s the worst in every way; and if you DO finally finish it, you have to go back and basically rewrite the whole thing anyway. The … Continue reading

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Dusting off

Sometimes, we all need a break. From side projects, from other people’s demands, from our own expectations of ourselves. There are infinite things, really, that may inundate us to the point of collapse if we don’t occasionally shut the door … Continue reading

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The NaNoWriMo experience

It’s the last day of NaNoWriMo today—or National Novel Writing Month, for those unfamiliar with the abbreviation. In my post about writer’s block, which I know was SO LONG AGO in Internet time, I announced my intention to participate despite … Continue reading

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3-4-1: Three Tales Told Nine Ways now available!

I am SO HAPPY to let you all know that 3-4-1: Three Tales Told Nine Ways, the illustrated short story anthology I put together with two of my friends and three wonderful illustrators, is now available on Amazon in Kindle … Continue reading

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A blog post goes here

It’s time to come clean: I think I have writer’s block, Internet. It’s been coming and going. I do have a few stories I’ve been picking at, but often when I sit down to write—whether during my commute or my … Continue reading

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Pondering Punctuation: The Semicolon (;)

I want to introduce you to a dear friend of mine. She is often neglected; people like to disregard her as pretentious or unnecessary, or they are afraid of her because they don’t understand her. Readers, please meet the semicolon. Don’t … Continue reading

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3-4-1 project update!

Well, the Kickstarter campaign ended on May 1, and I’m thrilled to say that we surpassed our funding goal! Like most campaigns, we had a lull in the middle of the funding period, but then pledges picked up again so … Continue reading

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3-4-1 project: over halfway funded!

I’m so thrilled about the response the 3-4-1 Kickstarter has been getting! We’re on track to be fully funded by the end of the month, as we’re just over halfway through the funding period and we’re just over halfway funded.

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