Archive for the 'Writing' Category

Maybe Now I Can Find the Time to Do More Posting Here

I hope so.  I think I’ll now have at least a few minutes ever day not devoted to cranking out paying copy.

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The First Draft of “There Will Be Time” Is Done and Off to My Agent!

620 ms pages, four months start to finish,  I’d hoped to get the book out a bit sooner, but other priorities intervened.  Still, not an outrageous time to take in writing a book that long. I like the book and have both hopes and good feelings about it,  That still doesn’t stop be from getting […]

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Still Slogging Onward

The first draft is now about 70% complete.  Lots of plotlines beginning to converge for the big finale.  But this is one of the most delicate points in the writing of any novel.  Endings are easy, because if the book has been properly constructed, they are more or less inevitable – to the author, at […]

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My New Book, LIGHTNING FALL: A NOVEL OF DISASTER, Is Out at Amazon!

You can get the Kindle ebook version from Amazon right now. A dead tree quality paperback version is in the works, and should be available within a week, if you don’t hold with those new-fangled ebook gadget things. UPDATE: LIGHTNING FALL is now available as a quality paperback at Create Space. The link is here: […]

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Is This The Cover For My New Book?

I’ve just about decided on this one: Let me know what you think. Although my agent liked the initial manuscript, she felt it was a bit to non-PC (she never quite said it that way, but there were more than a few comments along the lines of, “Well, we need to change this, because it […]

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