Last week was an interesting one. On many levels. Firstly, I signed up for lifetime access to a bunch of learning materials for writers. I have only had a chance to watch part of the "Fear" videos -- what, me? Fear? OMG, yes, I do have some! -- and in that time I've already doubled … Continue reading Joyful
I am writing this post after having finished writing my rant that went up on Monday. I have to say that my emotions are a little raw right now. The psychological distance is the reason why I usually save thoughts like that for my fiction. But I know this feeling will soon pass. Our bodies … Continue reading Riptide of emotions
Our world burns while humanity fights against itself. Are we idiots or what?
To m American readers: Happy 4th of July! Please stay safe and sane. New release update! This was a story I wrote a couple years ago. It ran here on my blog for a week, then turned back into a pumpkin. I held onto it. I just didn't feel it was ready to go out … Continue reading Uploaded on the 4th of July
This blog comes about because of a post I saw on Facebook. I'm posting a clip of it below without any names. Simple enough until a Debby Downer had to comment that these was words of hope until the darkness smothered you. I am paraphrasing, but barely. I was tempted to leave a comment, but … Continue reading The choice is yours
I was listening to a podcast where the writer was talking about using AI to write books. This writer was all for using every tool available, wanting to feed in her books as well as books by authors she likes and have it spit out a new novel for her. Wow, I guess I'm old-fashioned. … Continue reading Writing gimmicks