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Fiction River: STOLEN

Just returned from being a guest editor for the Fiction River anthology series. Exhausted doesn’t even begin to cover how tired I am. However, I still wanted to announce my title, Fiction River: Stolen. The above is the mockup of the cover, that I had all my wonderful authors sign.…

Mod Cons

I recently bought a brand new kindle (Paperwhite.)

OMG. I think I’m in love.

Seven years ago, I’d bought a kindle as well. I ended up reselling it, because I just didn’t like it and didn’t use it. I remember the device being clunky, and the text difficult to read.…


Let’s start off by reminding people who don’t know that I have weird body chemistry. For example, I’m allergic to Ibuprofen.* And wheat. And corn. Etc.

About 1 1/2 years ago, I started getting serious migraines. Out of the blue. Between 12-15 a month at the start.…


No, not with a novel. Or even with another quilt.

I just finished reading all the short stories for the Fiction River anthology workshop this year!

I was pretty focused and disciplined, reading 4 short stories a day and making comments on every single story.…

Rough Start

It’s been a rough start to the year, quite frankly.

It started actually on Christmas day, when I stepped on a nail and skewered myself good. Which was bad. But what was worse was getting a tetanus shot. I reacted weirdly to it, as I always do.…

Happy birthday Jeff! New B4B Available!

It’s January 12th.

For those of you who don’t know, today is Jeff Bezos’ birthday.

While I don’t think Amazon is my friend, and I really don’t believe that they always have my best interests at heart, I also am aware that I make a lot of money by selling books via Amazon KDP.…