Up until this past weekend, I had never been to a Comic Con or writer's convention of any sort. I'd always meant to, just as a general fan of most things geeky, but I just never got around to it, you know? There was always so much else going on, and I was trying to… Continue reading My first Comic Con!
I used to be all about my music. I got into it. One of my more embarrassing memories is sitting in my room as a teenager, playing solitaire and crying as I listened to Sting's Shape of My Heart. Yes, shut up, I know that's melodramatic. Don't act like you were never 15. Between that and… Continue reading What I listen to
Today the very first copies of The Gathering of Chaos went out to beta readers! Yaayyy! As you can see, these are definitely the low-rent version of ARCs. Can I even call them ARCs? I'm going to. They can't stop me. Uhhh... you may notice a discrepancy in the title there. Is it A Gathering or The Gathering? That's an… Continue reading The book goes out to beta readers
I've finally gotten all the edits to The Gathering of Chaos done! This round of edit notes were given by the gamemakers of Asunder -- that's the world where my book is set. Essentially, we had to make sure that the story I'm telling fits in the world of the game. It's been a fascinating process… Continue reading 2nd round of edits done!
A few days ago the Charlottesville white supremacist rally clustercuss happened, and I've spent 95% of the time in my social media reading since then scanning increasingly repetitive outraged takes talking about how we should all be punching the Nazis all the time. I have complex feelings on this that I expect absolutely no one… Continue reading What should I say when everything is going to hell?