I have in mind a blog post on the vagaries, necessities, and nuisances of "genre" in writing (or, more particularly, publishing)…but I also need to get a lot of work done on Book 3 today, so that post will have to wait. But I'm excited to have this new blog location, so the temptation to… Continue reading Genre Musings (more to come) plus Chapter Excerpt: The Stone of Shadows
Aargh. Okay. So, there is yet another flare-up on the internet—more specifically blogs and Twitter and probably Facebook and maybe Goodreads and Kindle Boards and even Snap-whatzit and Insta-whosey and that other site that people link to and it’s usually a thing linked from some other thing that takes you to some other thing. Anyway.… Continue reading Many, Many Words…Because Internet.
Computers make everything : easier / faster / better. Except when they don't. There's a : program / script / button : for that. Except when nobody thought to make one to do the thing you need. Or there used to be, but someone: bought the program and made alterations with no consideration for its… Continue reading Animation in the Computer Age
Everything was good fun until my nice, shiny website got hacked and was used to spam Germany. Here are two posts I saved from The Great Delete of 2008. What Is Christmas Doing in My Halloween? Dear Corporate America, I wasn't happy—but I wasn't irate, either—about the melding of Christmas and Thanksgiving. Since I tend… Continue reading Old, Old Blog