Sunshine Award The Sunshine Award is an award given by bloggers to other bloggers. It’s sort of an interview. Because I’m so new to the blogosphere, I don’t know much about such things. However, I do know that I’m very pleased (and actually humbled) to accept the Sunshine Award from Mary J. McCoy-Dressel. This is … More Sunshine Award
The Dead of Winter — Draft Complete! Winter is coming…. Winter is coming! Maybe there is something to be said for insomnia. Before the first 24 hours of spring were complete, so was a draft of “The Dead of Winter.” Even though there was less than an hour to spare… even though it’s a very … More Winter Is Coming!
My heroine in The Dead of Winter hears the eerie warning, “Winter is coming!” Well, the warning I hear is spring is coming! I’ve thought so many times how badly I’d like to finish at least a draft before winter was over yet again. So a few weeks ago I gave myself the deadline of astronomical … More Spring is coming!
Remember that Daylight Saving Time begins this weekend. That means springtime is on the way. It also means I need to hurry and finish the draft of The Dead of Winter. Oh-oh!
The NaNoWriMo folks have posted the 25 randomly drawn pitches. Neither of mine were drawn, but you can read the pitches that will be judged here: http://www.thebookdoctors.com/2013-nanowrimo-pitchapalooza. It also allows you to vote for your “fan favorite.”
While I was practicing my “pitching” I decided to quickly write a “Pitchapalooza!” entry for The Dead of Winter (along with the one I did for Atonement, Tennessee). The contest begins with a random drawing, but I figured – what the heck. I wasn’t any good at softball, but I hope I’m better at this … More Pitchapalooza! Dead of Winter