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…with no real excuse, but I have been busy. Since SoonerCon, I have attended three shows, released two books, and signed several contracts. Book Two of The Conn-Mann Chronicles is now available. The Nearly Notorious Nun is on Kindle and … Continue reading
Decisions, Decisions, Decisions…
So many things spinning in my head. Books to edit, books to write, short stories to finish…I really don’t need anything more on my plate. But there are these pesky bills to pay…and I have been kicking around ideas on … Continue reading
2 Down, 363 to go…
I know that I probably WON’T get a submission everyday this year, but I figured it is a good goal to have. Yesterday, I wrote a new poem for a call, and today I sent one of the orphans back … Continue reading
Let It Go……
I am a terribly disorganized person. Ask anyone who knows me. But sometimes, I come up with an idea that really helps save my sanity. Not a new idea, by any means, but an idea that works. In 2013, when … Continue reading
5 Tips to Answer Where Do You Get Your Ideas…?
If you are a writer, you have had somebody ask this question at least once. And, if you are at all prolific, you have been able to tell them…EVERYWHERE! You never know what will strike your fancy. Keep a notebook … Continue reading
I was reading Show Your Work!: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered today, and one of the things that fellow Austinite Austin Kleon emphasizes is that you should keep the audience engaged with the work and show your process … Continue reading
Several months ago, I saw a post from G. Arthur Brown looking for people to take up the challenge of accepting a randomly generated title (using a program such as this one) and writing a bit of flash fiction based … Continue reading
There Are Gonna Be Some Changes Around Here!
Well, one of the challenges in the Scavenger Hunt is to have another contestant critique your blog. So I did. At the moment, since my blog is just the homepage of my website, it was easier to critique the whole thing. … Continue reading
3/31/11 — What to Do with a Review
I’ve seen a lot of discussion on the topic of negative reviews lately. This was set off by one author’s inappropriate public reaction to a review. It was not even a particularly bad review, and it has cost her dearly … Continue reading