having written my first 1000 words of the day, blogging time!

It's a new month, and that means a new story off the Big List of Next. (Have I mentioned the Big List before? It's a list of my upcoming goals. It never gets smaller, even when I cross stuff off. That's the course of the creative life, I suppose.) I've decided to participate in Camp… Continue reading having written my first 1000 words of the day, blogging time!

having written my first 1000 words of the day, blogging time!

It's a new month, and that means a new story off the Big List of Next. (Have I mentioned the Big List before? It's a list of my upcoming goals. It never gets smaller, even when I cross stuff off. That's the course of the creative life, I suppose.) I've decided to participate in Camp… Continue reading having written my first 1000 words of the day, blogging time!

Lucky 7 meme

Snagged from Alex Beecroft. The rules:1. Go to page 77 (or 7th) of your current ms2. Go to line 73. Copy down the next 7 lines – sentences or paragraphs – and post them as they’re written. No cheating.4. Tag 7 other authors. (Not gonna do that. I hate tagging. Want, take, have.) My seven lines… Continue reading Lucky 7 meme

I am far geekier than you may suspect

I just got back from my first ever Dragon*Con. I had three goals for this convention:Get my picture taken with Misha CollinsGet another autograph from Gareth David-LloydGet an Eleventh Doctor-era sonic screwdriverI am pleased to report I did all three.  Misha Collins, or as fandom calls him, "God."I took neither of these pictures (the only… Continue reading I am far geekier than you may suspect

80k in 80 days: DONE

As of today, I have hit the word count goal for 80k in 80 days, otherwise known as May Your Write Your Novel. Everything I write between now and the 19th is just gravy. (And there will be more writing. Oh yes. I have things to finish.) Prettying things up around hereFor this challenge I completed:a… Continue reading 80k in 80 days: DONE

eye candy: Arthur Darvill

Continuing the theme of the everyman-who-is-more-than-he-seems, Arthur Darvill as Rory. This is what you're missing if you're not watching the current series of Doctor Who. (On hiatus until September.)Things that are awesome about Rory:One more to grow on.He's a nurse.He lets Amy be exactly who she is.He cried the first time he held his daughter.He… Continue reading eye candy: Arthur Darvill