12,000 words into the Maze…

12,000 words into The Essence of Sunny Grimm (Book 2 of the Maze). That’s a little over 10% to the finish line, I think. About one legal pad of notes. In case you’re dropping in on this blog and missed an earlier entry, my process is slow as shit. I write...

And so the Maze Begins…

One of my favorite parts. The beginning of a new story. That time of tilling the ground and planting seeds. The wind pushing characters this way and that. An arc coming together. The truth is, halfway through writing this thing I’ll be swinging a hammer at the...

Ronin: The Last Reindeer Cover Feedback Party

So the sixth book in the Claus Universe is nearing the finish. I’m way out ahead this year, like six months. The release is scheduled for November 1, 2018. I’ll be requesting ARC readers probably in October, but for now I went ahead and got the cover...

The Handmaid’s Tale

Whew. Finished season one of Handmaid’s Tale. It’s rough at times to watch. Not from a cinematic point of view. It’s the content. I’d watched the first episode many months ago and got about halfway through. It seemed done well enough but I...

Space, the Only Frontier

The Roots of Drayton is finally done. This is the first full length novel in the Drayton series. It’s more science-fantasy than it is urban fantasy. The series started out more urban fantasy but this novel evolved with more science fiction elements. So Sci-Fan....

Is anything ever finished?

I went to ArtFields, an art competition in various disciplines, because I’m fan of the creative. It’s what compels me to write. The abstract stuff appeals to me, Jackson Pollack and the like. Some of it doesn’t look that hard to do. I’ll be...