A short one today. I have been laboring under an onerous freelance deadline the last few days and my NaNo-ing has suffered as a consequence. I'm currently 3000 words under par. Not the worst behind I've been--this is something that I can easily make up in a week. That said I should be banking words … Continue reading The Distraction of Shiny Things
I'm participating in NaNoWriMo this year. For those of you not familiar, NaNoWriMo is shorthand for National Novel Writing Month--an annual collective write-in, competition-slash-love-fest that comes along each November. The goal, for those who participate, is to write a novel in one month. More precisely, 50,000 words in 30 days. This is not my first … Continue reading Going NaNo!
So I just set up my Patreon account. I've been hearing about Patreon for a long time, mostly from podcasters I follow, but some writers I respect as well. Whenever I considered joining myself, I would look at those creators and come down with a virulent case of imposter syndrome. But the thought kept dogging … Continue reading Now I’m On Patreon!
My writer friend Remy Flagg digs comics. So do I. Remy's publishing a trilogy of kick-ass superhero novels called The Children of Nostradamus. To help him commemorate the release of the second installment, Night Shadows, I have contributed a guest blog entry on Remy's site about some of my favorite extended comic book arcs. Check out … Continue reading Guess Who’s Guest Blogging!
It's been the better part of two months since I hit the button to make this blog go live. Actually, I set this page up about a year ago, after hearing over and over again that a writer absolutely has to have a blog these days. And since I'd started picking up some freelance work, I wanted … Continue reading Getting Meta With Memoir