Now Available: The Project Ancora Audiobook!

Attention audiobook fans! Project Ancora is now available on Audible, Amazon, and maybe iTunes by now, and that means the ENTIRE Project Renovatio series now exists in ebook, paperback, and audiobook formats! My narrator, Grace Sylvan, did a fantastic job with this and all three books. She has a gift for capturing emotion and humor…

Help Pick Bad Writer’s Best Tweet

Some of you have met my alter-ego on Twitter, Bad Writer. She spends her days dishing out ill-advised writing tips and telling anecdotes about writing that come from her probably missing her calling. That tweet is her current pinned tweet, the one that stays at the top of her timeline. Tweeps pin tweets so thoughtful…

Four Reasons Readers Skim A Story

Originally posted on Allison Maruska:
Readers choose a story because they think it will hold their interest, so why do they sometimes skim or stop reading the story? There’s probably a variety of reasons, but I’ve noticed a few trends in comments in my critique group and from my own reading habits that may offer…

Cat Door Misadventures

Things don’t always go the way you plan. This is a tale of that very lesson. We have two cats: Lily and Meeker. Lily is small and sweet and afraid of everything. Meeker is big, in charge, and loves to go outside. Meeker loves going outside so much that he doesn’t care who he has…