I've been having some luck lately with dictation software. Does it give me those 5- and 10,000 word days other authors seem to get from it? No. And the problem isn't with the software--it's that I simply don't think that quickly. Frankly, my prose is cleaner when I sit down at the keyboard and type. … Continue reading Speaking of which…
Back when I worked at the library, we always got a kick out of the "organize your life" type books that were returned grossly late. But I spotted Grit by Angela Duckworth at my new local library and was determined that would NOT be me! (There's even three weeks left on my borrowing period. Shh...I … Continue reading Passion and Perseverance
I've always known I would do something creative with my life, but for the first 25 years or so I presumed I would be a visual artist. This past weekend was a very arty weekend involving several gallery trips. When I see visual art, I often have a sense of "I didn't do that." I … Continue reading Same as it Ever Was
Right now I've got three lengthy collections/novels free to read on Kindle Unlimited (and available to buy if you're not on KU.) The Starving Years is a fast-paced MMM sci fi thriller. What would happen if the problem of world hunger were a thing of the past? It would go horribly wrong, of course! Read … Continue reading Looking for Kindle Unlimited books to read? I got ya covered!
"There’s no good way to say this. Agent NAME is dead.” “FIRST NAME?” he gasped. Clearly I am not as invested in this character as her friend is.
My current project continues to train my wordcount into something reasonable for a full-time author. I haven't seen or talked to anyone in almost two weeks* and I've been rockin' and rollin' on the words. Even when the fabulous Joel Leslie let me know he needed the Hemovore mss for our upcoming audiobook project, and damn it, … Continue reading The Carrot Is Within Reach
Skin After Skin (PsyCop 8) is now in audio! Over 15 hours of Crash goodness voiced by the incomparable Gomez Pugh. Go spend that credit you've been hoarding! And, randomly, it's #1 in the erotica category, in which I never placed it. There's a metadata gap where you can't choose your Audible categories before the … Continue reading Crash’s Audio Debut