Category Archives: Blog Business

The Night Before my New Release

The Moon is Almost Full. This has new meaning to me now. Starting this month, every time there’s a full moon, I will release a new short story in The Cities of Luna. This month, the stand-alone story is Moon … Continue reading

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Interviews on Hiatus for NaNoWriMo

You’ve heard me debate this with myself a lot lately. Should I keep doing interviews? I love the interaction, and interviews have earned me some wonderful connections in the writing world. I often discover something fascinating about a person in … Continue reading

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Seeking Other Author’s Advice on Contests

My writing update for the week: I remembered what happened last week regarding my ‘finish the short stories you start within a few days’ goal, and vowed not to make the same mistake again. I started a story last week, … Continue reading

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Yes, I Am Tech-Savy Enough to Use a QR-Generator

…as long as I’ve already asked on facebook “Is this how you do it?” and my hubby is beside me saying “It’s fine. You’re doing it right.” Next, of course, is printing it and showing it to someone and saying … Continue reading

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Sample Group Interview

I’ve been published in several anthologies, and one challenge is how to promote the book with so many wonderfully diverse writers. For both Felt Tips and Precipice, I interviewed several of the authors. That’s great, but I didn’t have enough … Continue reading

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This Is It!

During my first year of NaNoWriMo, I didn’t have a blog yet. My second year, I did all kinds of preparation, including finishing interviews and SciFi Q of the Day posts in advance. (By the way, I succeeded both those … Continue reading

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Hopping Hiatus Batman!

Perhaps I should explain… I’m not feeling well, and I’m a little loopy. I need to take a little time off. In April I’ll be going to my first writer’s conference. I expect to learn a lot and make some … Continue reading

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The Comfort Zone

I have a long list of writers I love. I have a separate, largely overlapping list of authors whom I feel are an influence on my writing. But the ones I go back to the most, not just to read … Continue reading

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GO!

My hubby bought me a bottle of sangria. This is notable because neither of us drinks much, and we hardly ever have any in the house. Last night I decided that I would have a small glass while I began … Continue reading

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When Good Blogs Die

In my misspent youth (or, rather my overactive goody-two-shoes youth) if no one laughed at an obviously hilarious joke I’d made, I would simply repeat myself. Loudly. And often. I was annoying. Fortunately, I grew out of it. These days, … Continue reading

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