Tag Archives: books

my Amazon store is here

I’ve put up an Amazon store with cool stuff to buy on this website. It’s been loads of fun to add items to the shop, picking out my favorite books, movies, and other things to share. Putting the books up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

A new day

I recently acquired the rights back to my books, Gaia Dreams and Gaia Lives from the small press I’d been under contract with the past year. This means I am putting the books up for sale on my own, through … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Next Big Thing

This is in response to a request/suggestion/tagging by fellow writer Courtney Cantrell. It is an interview about upcoming writing projects. Click on Courtney’s name to see her responses. Mine are below: What is the title of your next book? Gaia … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

writing updates

I don’t expect that the sequel to Gaia Dreams will be out until after July or August of this year. I have not yet gotten back to book three–I seem to need that second book to be published before going … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

when good books go bad

We’ve probably all had the feeling–reading along in a book, engrossed in the beginning of the story…and then it happens. We start to lose interest, we find we can no longer suspend disbelief, and we become so fed up with … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

a recipe for balance

Cooking–the art of mixing together random ingredients to come up with something delicious. I glanced around my kitchen today and noticed my two hot pads hanging on the wall (I crocheted the yellow one) and realized it has been a … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

the real thing

It finally arrived! My very own copy of my very own book. I can actually hold it in my hands and feel the weight of all those wonderful 190,000 words. Even though I’ve seen it up on the Amazon and … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

inspiration

I want to talk about inspiration today. What inspires us? So many things can. The photo here, badly taken, of a piece of artwork shows one of my touchstones for inspiration. It was done by Courtney Cantrell, author and artist, … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

what a ride

163,208 words. 3.5 months. My second book, the sequel to Gaia Dreams is finished. Time to celebrate!! Woohoo!!! Okay, now that’s done–time to edit! Woo–what? That’s right. Typing ‘the end’ signifies the fun has ended and the work begins. The … Continue reading

Posted in writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments