The Winds of November Doth Approach

And so, we say goodbye to summer, ushering in the days of pumpkin spice before the long winter ahead. As Ned Stark taught us before a blade separated his head from his shoulders, we prepare for the season of snow and ice with solemn sobriety. Because, holy fuck, NaNoWriMo is coming. Summerpalooza Wrap… Continue reading

My Big, Fat NaNoWriMo Project

So, as I’ve stated before, this time of year is my Christmas. Halloween kicks it off, then for an entire month, the wondrous word orgy that is NaNoWriMo takes place. This year, I’m breaking from the tradition of working on the historical fantasy novellas, since I have two completed and in… Continue reading

Author Interview – Nicole Forst

On this last day of NaNoWriMo, where some of us are drooling in corners and others are downing lethal amounts of coffee to finish, I have my final “For Those About to NaNoWriMo” author interview to present. The lovely and engaging Miss Nicole Forst sat down with me a while… Continue reading

Some Like It Rough – A Story Excerpt

I want it to be known I am posting this primarily for Olga, who informed me that she liked it rough. 😉 I think a comment like that in response to, “Are you sure you want to read more of my work in progress? It’s extremely rough.” Deserves a reward…. Continue reading

Author Interview – Emma Kathryn

Welcome back to our ongoing #NaNoWriMo series of interviews, featuring a few of the strange people taking part in this mad affair. As it stands, my next victim – the lovely Emma Kathryn – is two thousand words ahead of me in her word count tally. So, of course, I decided… Continue reading

Songs to Write By, NaNoWriMo Edition

A small break from the author interviews for a little frivolity. As you might have noticed, I have been asking my blog visitors if they have any playlists planned for their upcoming writing excursion. This is because music is a large part of the writing experience for me. That isn’t… Continue reading