Lisa Pietsch Got Hijacked!

Lisa Pietsch writes about terrorists and terrorism — and as a former US Air Force military cop you can trust the details she packs in her stories. So I’m thrilled to welcome her back today as she relates how her


I did it! I reached 50,000 words in my National Novel Writing Month project – which means I’m that much closer to being done Chad’s story. Okay, I’m that much closer to being done the first draft of Chad’s story.

NaNo Week 1 Report

Another InkyGirl comic for you – in this one I see Ed as being my internal editor. 😉 The one thing with NaNo is you’re not supposed to edit, you’re supposed to just keep moving forward. I think that’s useful

Happy Birthday Sue

I had a face/palm moment yesterday when I was going through my emails yesterday. I’d missed my friend Sue’s birthday two days ago. Sue’s the one who convinced me to get serious about my writing. Who nudged me and bugged

NaNo report and a poll

Just a quick post this evening, updating my NaNoWriMo figures – I wrote just over 2700 words today, for a three day total of over 8800 words. Chad’s story is going to be different from Personal Protection — he’s getting

NaNo, NaNo, part deux

Those of you who aren’t writers may see a lot of authors talking about NaNo or NaNoWriMo for the next month. November is National Novel Writing Month. It’s a challenge to write an entire novel in the month – or

NaNo, NaNo!

Yes, I think I was channeling Mork from Mork and Mindy. (Wow, now there’s a dated reference!) Good thing I can type this instead of having to say it – my mouth is still partially frozen from the second half