Tag Archives: Kingdom Come

An Ensemble Cast

Some of favorite movies focus not on a single hero, but an ensemble of characters whose lives and stories intertwine. It’s usually easy to follow as the camera moves from one person to another and we get to see which … Continue reading

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My Pitch to Publishers 2016

Thank you for taking the time to visit my blog! Last year’s #Pit2Pub was a great success for The Cities of Luna and I’m hoping to do even better with Kingdom Come. I am querying a SciFi-Rom duology set on … Continue reading

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My Pitch to Publishers

I have two completed works I’m querying at #Pit2Pub on July 15, 2015. This post is to give curious minds some more details regarding each of them. If any of the participating publishers is interested in either of these, I … Continue reading

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Don’t Start Without Me!

OK, never mind…I’ll catch up. I was about to ask when the next Round of Words in 80 Days began, and then I realized it already did. First, I fall off the wagon, then I miss the boat. I have … Continue reading

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The Family Curse

I’m at the midway point in my novel, that cursed place where I hate what I’m writing and I’m convinced it’s complete crap. But I’ve been here before, many times. I need to keep going and get it done. Most … Continue reading

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Wait…what?

Is it update day? Mid-week check-in for ROW80? Oops. Well… This weekend I was bemoaning the difficulty of finding writing time, paired with the fact that my schedule is loose enough that the time exists…somewhere. In particular, My afternoons consist … Continue reading

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Taco Tuesday

Its Taco Tuesday! It’s also the end of this Round of Words in Eighty Days. More about that later… I distinctly remember my first visit to Taco Bell back in the early 80’s. For my family, that was wildly exotic … Continue reading

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Throwaway Novels

When I was pregnant in 2007 and my hormones were all over the place, I began writing a story about an arranged marriage on a world where polyamory was the traditional norm. It was fun to explore and to figure … Continue reading

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Real Life

We all hear it so frequently in the writing community. “Real Life Got in the Way.” The demands of day-jobs, family, personal health and a million other things get in the way of meeting writing deadlines, whether they’re contractual or … Continue reading

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Consistency in the Timeline

It’s not a huge spoiler, but there is a pregnancy in the Kingdom Come Duology From Earth to Kingdom Come. The main character gets pregnant in Jubliation of the Southern Cross and gives birth in Hearthsong. Lots of timeline details … Continue reading

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