Writer's "Block" Post – Halloween, Instagram, NaNoWriMo, and Other Randomness

I don’t really believe in writer’s block. I do, however, believe that you can get bogged down in one writing style and kind of hit a wall. Let me explain: I’m finishing up a project for an academic institution today. It’s a big textbook project and my section is on the Cold War. I have …

To Flashback or Not To Flashback? An Author's Conundrum

First things first: I’ve been scarce. I know it. You know it. It’s okay, though, because I’ve been covered up in freelance work (YAY!!!). I’ve also been working on the sequel to Wake of Darkness. I’m tentatively calling it Shadow of Solace, but let’s see if that sticks. You can never tell. Working on the …

Busy, Busy, BUSY!

Yes, this is one of those this-is-what-I’m-doing-lately-and-I’m-going-to-pretend-you-care posts. Β I have a blog and I’m entitled to do this from time to time. So I have been working as an editor, full-time, for a publishing company here in town (no, I’m not going to tell you which one) and although I love my job–I mean, come …