Hello Bloglandia! I finally get to share this story with you!!! Imagine Downtown Abbey meets Poltergeist and you'll have an idea of what you're in for. Seriously, this bit of fiction is so spooky I scared myself when I was crafting it. I wrote the tale last winter, but figured it would be perfect for the creepy … Continue reading The Ghost of Arlen Hall: A Haunted Tale for Halloween
September showed up and left so quickly, I barely had time to tally up my writing numbers. Anyway, I managed to dust off the old word-count calculator and slapped the results on a graphic with a little rundown of what the numbers represent below.... New Fiction: All those words were added onto the first and second … Continue reading My Writing Month: September
Hello Bloglandia! Well, the calendar has gone and done it again. It's dragged me kicking and screaming into my least favorite season of them all. Fall - or should I say foul? - means mucky leaves, darkening days, and trying to figure out people's bizarre obsession with pumpkin spice everything. However, this fall does bring … Continue reading Fall for the Complete Series of Domna
Hello Bloglandia! If you've been reading this blog for any amount of time, you'll know I LOVE my libraries. I've always got movies, books or audiobooks checked out or on hold; I buy most of my reading material from their annual used book sales (with help from Finn McSpool); I visit libraries while on vacation; … Continue reading Big Five Publishers Are Being Jerkwads to Libraries
Hello Bloglandia! I've got good news, bad news, reading news, and free books for you! Good News...I'm not dying and, while there's still some residual anxiety, the Big Health Scare is now over. More on that next week. Bad News...well, not really bad unless you're addicted to my blogging blather. During Big Health Scare, to … Continue reading Ready for a Reading Challenge?