My thanks to The Indelibles for hosting this blogfest. Anyone who knows me knows I love a good blogfest. And everyone likes a good kissing scene. The moment when the main character finally gets lip-to-lip with his or her objet de désir is the culmination of untold hours of longing, fantasy, and anticipated passion. But have you … Continue reading Shut Up & Kiss Me (INDIE-kissing Blogfest)
Recently, I found myself in a situation that I (a) never thought I'd find myself in, and (b) couldn't quite believe was happening because stuff like this only happens in books. In short, without all the gory details, I learned that I someone I had a close association with does not really exist; the person … Continue reading Honor Amongst People Who Make Up Crap for a Living
I'm well known amongst my writing brethren for my resistance to writing sex scenes. In a writing world that seems to be increasingly graphic, with great attention to--ah--details, I'm still carefully couching intimacy in innuendo and fading to black. And I don't intend to change. I know that erotica is selling hand-over-fist, but here's the … Continue reading Smut–or Something Like It
I've sat for several hours, contemplating this blog post. Oh, all right--the truth is, I've been contemplating it, strictly subconsciously, as I've been messing around with my tablet PC, downloading apps and wallpaper. Gadgets are my shiny things (you know, "So I guess I'd better do this before--oh, look! Shiny things!") Another truth is that … Continue reading Climbing the Writing Wall
Ten ways you know I wrote a story--other than me spamming you on Twitter, Facebook, or in e-mail.