• Work-In-Progress,  Writing Journey

    Fictional Lands & Other Story Places

    Outside of a very ambitious futuristic urban fantasy, all of my current projects & ideas are a mixture of southern suburbs. Tennessee, North Carolina, an unnamed place in an unnamed state that’s hinted at not being very far north.¬†For a long time, I used fake towns exclusively. More freedom. Less running around to make sure the cemetery will work for my needs before I start making stuff up. Haha. Somehow, for reasons unknown and mysterious, I started using real towns. Not necessarily towns I’ve been to. It’s fiction. I take allowances, you know. And this what Google is for. (Haha) Overall, I’m totally comfortable using real places. Just sometimes, there’s…

  • Announcements

    Couple of Annoucements

    Announcement #1: Starting August 1st, I’ll be posting twice a week until further notice: most likely Mondays and Thursdays. I have too many blogs I want to post and if I spread them out like I have been it’ll take me until December to get through them all and who knows what else I’ll find to talk about in the meantime. And there has been no room to participate in blog hops & chains and I would like to do some of that again. Update (8.2.13): I will be posting twice a week still, but instead of scheduling days, I’ll be doing my regular Thursday posts and participating in WIPMarathon…

  • Excerpt

    Writing Update!

    Okay, I’m finally going to do what I said I was going to do three weeks ago and post an excerpt from the current chapter I’m working on. First, an update. ^_^ I’m atrociously bad at coming up with titles. Last time I spent 2 weeks combing through more than sixty title ideas before I settled on Eternal Nightfall only to change it halfway through the query process to Stone of Darkness. I was starting to lean towards calling my current project something really stupid (Lol!) so I decided to get a jump on it. Yesterday I wrote down 31, today I’m down to 10. Naturally, when brainstorming a lot…