writing

Oh, there you are…

The first three books of the Memory's Muses series I can't believe how long its been since my last post. Sorry to leave you hanging out there in cyberspace. I'm sure you've been missing me... (or not. You probably have your own life stuff going on). Anyway, I've been busy writing the new series! And… Continue reading Oh, there you are…

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The smell of books and worn carpet

When I was about eleven, my mom worked at an autobody shop in the desert. On summer break I didn’t want to stay home, but I couldn’t exactly go to work with her, either. Fortunately for me, there was a library only a few blocks away from her work. She’d drop me off, fortified with… Continue reading The smell of books and worn carpet

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Your story matters too

September. The year has gone by in a strange haze. I’ve been baffled and befuddled, oftentimes despairing and despondent. And now, we head toward autumn, and I’m thinking tonight about stories. For all that we’ve had to remain at home, isolated and imprisoned to some degree by fear, both for ourselves and others, there remain… Continue reading Your story matters too

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On a planet far, far away…

One year ago, I wrote a blog about the book I was working on, Spinning Tales. It's a fairy tale about fairy tales, and it came out this year. It was fun to write urban fantasy that also left this world behind and then continued to jump back and forth. Tonight I finished the edits… Continue reading On a planet far, far away…