News, On Writing

NaNoWriMo starts tomorrow!

As you can tell, I am excited.  What is NaNoWriMo, you ask?  November is National Novel Writing Month, where people from all over do the impossible:  write a novel of 50,000 + words in one month.  It's crazy, and it's sometimes impossible, given the demands on your time.  There's no cash prize at the end,… Continue reading NaNoWriMo starts tomorrow!

Personal updates

It’s done!

Whew!  With only days to spare and just in time for Halloween, I am finished my short story for the Utah Horror Writers' Anthology, It Came From the Great Salt Lake.  THE CELLAR is now sent in.  I now can stop thinking about my story, which is creepy, scary, and downright horrible.  I hope they… Continue reading It’s done!

Personal updates

It Came From the Great Salt Lake

I've got to get my short story finished!  The October 31 deadline is almost here. It Came From the Great Salt Lake:  Utah Horror Writers' second annual Horror anthology.  I'm trying out something different.  Like writing in any other genre, a story is a story and requires a lot of work to make it really… Continue reading It Came From the Great Salt Lake

Book Reviews

Twilight/Life and Death

Book Review:  Twilight/Life and Death, by Stephenie Meyer: I was curious to see how Stephenie Meyer was going to pull off a gender switch up for Twilight, so I bought Twilight/Life and Death (the tenth anniversary edition) and started reading. First you have to understand that I am a die-hard Twilight fan. I've read the… Continue reading Twilight/Life and Death

Book Reviews

Kisses in the Rain

Book Review: Kisses in the Rain, by Krista Lynne Jensen: After a car accident claims her fiancé and her most recent memories, Georgie Tate moves in with her aunts, who live on a small island outside Seattle. She begins to reshape her life as she struggles with the knowledge that something bad happened, and she… Continue reading Kisses in the Rain