May flowers may make me sneeze

May flowers may make me sneeze

This Month in Writing I received my developmental edits back for Earthsinger book 2. I hope my editor will forgive me for making her slog through that draft! Now I’m deep in revision mode. I’m a firm believer in production schedules, but I also believe in...
February. Get ink. Shed tears.

February. Get ink. Shed tears.

Or another translation of this post’s title: February, pick up your pen and weep, Write poems about February in sobs and ink, While thunder booming in the background Is burning in the black of spring. -Boris Pasternak Regina Spektor’s song “Après...
Monthly Recap – January 2015

Monthly Recap – January 2015

This year I started a logbook. I got the idea from Austin Kleon, who lays it out really well here. Every night before bed I sit with my chamomile tea and jot down the events of the day, how I felt, and what I’m grateful for. It adds a routine to bedtime that...
Anatomy of a Release Day

Anatomy of a Release Day

Today is book launch day for my first release, Song of Blood & Stone. It’s been on preorder for several weeks, but there’s nothing like getting it out into the world for real! Last Week I’d thought everything was ready — I had uploaded the ebook...
Resolution Revolution – Goodbye 2014!

Resolution Revolution – Goodbye 2014!

Remember this from SNL last year? So true. And so another year has ended and like most people I’m taking stock of my achievements and making plans for the new year. 2014 was good to me – and while my debut novel doesn’t technically arrive on shelves...
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