Month: March 2013

Every Little Thing

When I reinvented my cover art, I didn’t realize the ripple effect that change would have. Because I had new cover art, I had to: Prep my CreateSpace account so it is ready for the paperback version to be uploaded once I’m through writing….

This is why I love my Mac

There are several reasons to love my Mac. But today’s reason is topmost in my mind. I have carpal tunnel syndrome, and it’s severe enough that my doctor thinks I may need surgery. Thank goodness, my Mac comes with built in voice dictation software….

New Cover Reveal!

After a lot of thought and some very slow revision, I have made a new cover that will be used for the paperback. Please tell me what you think!

Featured Guest: CM Doporto

My featured guest today is author Author CM Doporto. She is the author of The Eslites, a Sci-Fi/Urban Fantasy short story. I asked her to discuss her writing with us today. The interview is below.To learn more about CM Doporto, check out her links:Visit…

Nuts and Bolts Aspects of Writing: Why Scrivener Rocks

I’ve been using Scrivener to write my novel, and it has proven to be not only economical, but also absolutely perfect for my needs. Storyboarding As a visual learner, I love the storyboarding aspect (seen below).   I now have the first 20 chapters…

Taking Care of Business

This last week has been a very busy one. In addition to going through SNOWPOCALYPSE here in Mid Missouri with two rounds of foot deep snowsnorms and accompanying power outages, I’ve also had a lot going on on the professional front as well. * …

What RolePlay Taught Me About Writing

For the last four years, I have been a member of a large True Blood roleplaying group across several online sites–Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr. The group I’m a part of has been writing one continuous storyline spanning that entire time. Some people dedicate themselves to…