I was stuck with one of my drafts of Sen of the Woods, and had another writer friend, Claire Ryan read it. “What’s it about?” I had to ask her. I didn’t know. And THAT should have been my key into what was wrong, but I was too close to it, and needed Claire’s help.… Read More Facing a Critique that Feels Like Doom!
Sometimes people ask me how I world build. That’s a tough one. As Jane Lindskold quoted—to my amusement—something I’d said in a chat, “I have a lot of joy in what I write, but it’s not like I write about vampires or YA Post Apocalyptic stuff. I write these weird aggregated world culture/mythos mashes that… Read More World Building: Sen of the Woods
It takes a long time to write a book, and get it out there. I was meeting with Grant Searcey to discuss getting his help designing the dragons for my WiP (Work in Progress), The Wyvern. I knew I could do this on my own, but I also knew this was something he could have… Read More The WiP is a Dream.