Happy St. Patrick’s Day. No, I’m not wearing green, and no, I have no desire to be Irish. Sorry. My word count has gone down thanks to a nasty migraine that hit me yesterday afternoon, I’m ‘sorta’ back on track today, though Twitter is being its usual evil self in […]

No Wearin’ of the Green here

I should have posted goals for this week but I haven’t. Can’t even begin to think of doing anything but getting through the week. Keeping me busy #1: my erotica novella. I sent off 90% of my ms. to my critique partners for them to tear apart. I’ve got two […]

Busy busy busy

It’s over, and though I’m exhausted I’m happy – and inspired. Eve Silver was the PAN author who critiqued our group’s submissions. The other authors included a writer of YA, another historical writer, and a contemporary romantic suspense author. So we had a wide range of styles/voices. Eve offered her […]

After the critique

I had a minor meltdown today. Why? I signed up for TRW’s critique session on Saturday so I thought I’d better pull up my first chapter that I haven’t looked at since I wrote it, just to ensure I wouldn’t totally embarrass myself. Hmm, I don’t think it’s a good […]


60,000! I reached it at 10:30 last night! And I’m now much happier with the storyline, and the way things are unfolding. Molly O’Keefe said during her talk on Saturday that a good story makes the reader ask questions that they just have to find out the answer to, and […]

Happy Dance Time … Again!