So 2018 is coming to an end. It was a suckfest for me so screw it. I'm done with it. Bring it on 2019! So new year, new me? Hell, no. I am me. I like me. Yes, our sense of self and self-identity change over time. So yeah, I am not the me I… Continue reading The New Year
Yes, it is time for Christmas! Giving. Presents. Family. Loads of nostalgia. I love it. Love it all. I have some recommendations to make your holiday the festive festivenessest Christmas ever. Or something to that effect. Have rum eggnog without the nog... just the rum. A lot of rum.Save the present paper. Frugal is cool.… Continue reading Get your festive on
There are a lot of exasperating posts like this. But I have come across the true path to being a 'real' writer. I know that is hard to believe. But it came to me in a dream, so it is true. Dreams never lie, you know. And I nailed every point on being a real… Continue reading How to be a really, real writer
So I self-publish. And I have since the economy tanked and every agent letter I received back said 'due to the economy ... but this quite good'. So I just did it myself and make every mistake along the way but mistakes just make you better. And I am trying now to pick up my… Continue reading Adventures in traditional publishing: Query
And the war has continued since we were all told one space was now the thing to do. I keenly remember the effort it took to change manuscripts. And to learn to use that one space. And, man, it took some effort. But we were told a typewriter text is different than the designed ones… Continue reading Writing: Two spaces after the period? One?
Last day writing total for Nanowrimo: 91588 Words per day average: 3052 I enjoyed Nano this year. I thought I wouldn't be able to do it with all these vestibular symptoms lately. In particular the constant dizziness and spaced out feeling. But I wrote after my morning and afternoon meds kicked in and got into… Continue reading And so it is: NaNoWriMo is over for the year