What Is Writer’s Block?

Writers complain about it all the time. I’m part of groups and forums where they are in agony over it, and I tilt my head and wonder about what they’re saying, and why they’re trying to force themselves through it. I don’t get writers block. Which doesn’t mean I’m writing every single day or that […]


When the weather becomes bitter, the homeless take shelter on the trains. It smells…indiscribably bad. Alcohol and body odor and unwashed clothes. But they curl up on a few seats and sleep, not bothering anyone. Unlike my fellow regular commuters, who- aside from purchasing the latest technology- have not kept up with this wonderful invention […]

Home is Where…..

(reblogged from Midnight Tomorrow Books, with permission from me) From the beginning, I wanted Red Moonglow On Snow names to be fairly bland as Lira’s, Elaar’s, and Talyn’s stories are large and weighty enough. But calling their country, their world, nothing but Home is far from being a simple, absense-of- creativity pick. That one word is pretty […]

Antisocial Me

So much going on that I had to step away from blogging for awhile, and possibly awhile longer. What did Word Press do while I’ve been gone? The format of my dashboard is funky. I do not like it. After nearly a month of house hunting, I’ve been brought to the conclusion that all houses […]