Category Archives: Writing

A Life Time of Birthdays In One Month

This week I turn 50 years old. Woah. There were times in my life that I didn’t think I’d make it this far. But, I’m here. Woo Freaking Hoo! Last year I thought I’d be going to Scotland for my … Continue reading

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Rejection Turned Writing Break

  I am currently shopping When A Raven Pecks Out Your Normal to literary agents. I have been rejected 63 times already. The last rejection was the first one that provided me any feedback. Its feedback included some of  what … Continue reading

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Inkster Dispatch: 2016 Con Attendance

Conventions for a writer are a great avenue for networking, learning, and inspiration. Each year I try to go to at least one. Last year I did WorldCon — likely a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. When I left Spokane in August, my … Continue reading

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To NaNoWriMo or Not

I’m staring at my editing desk, my draft in process of the final revision (dear universe, I hope!), and fighting to free write on a new story, one that I have been wrestling for space in my creative mind for … Continue reading

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Free-Range Fiction: I’ll Take Monday

If you’re here, you’re here because you are linking back from Chuck Wendig’s site and his Flash Fiction Challenge as of Feb. 6, 2015, The Four-Part Story (Part I). Okay, you might be here because you read my blog regularly. If … Continue reading

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