Hey, folks. Been rethinking the map of my world, both in a geographical and political sense. I'd put my Lost Order of Good Guys too far away from the Evil Bad Land for them to be effective. And it makes no sense for a wizard's tower to be that deep in the dragons' mountains. -- … Continue reading Book Update — Ahh! So Close!
Hi kids! Sorry updates have been a little sparse. I've been hard at work on Bubblegum-Man and the novel. The bad news is there are a few tweaks I need to make to the book to get it where I want it. The good news is that these changes are largely cosmetic. I'll be reworking … Continue reading Book Update: Emerald Sword
For the last five to seven years or so, I've been working on my first novel "The Emerald Sword." It's a fantasy that takes place in a world populated by knights, ladies, Spanish-speaking elves, wild buffalo, and untamed gods. It's a wild, beautiful world filled with danger and drinking. Terrwyn Cornraker, a young farmer's daughter, … Continue reading Whatcha Workin’ On, There?
Hey y'all. What a month it's been! The final draft of my novel is nearly complete. I've polished off the first couple hundred pages. Reworked a few scenes. Corrected some misspellings. Tossed junk that didn't belong. Fun stuff. As a result, I regret I have been neglecting Optimist's Umbrella and my historical Twitter project. I … Continue reading State of the Conq
Hey guys! Well, it's been a month or so. Time to get back to work! I'll be polishing up Emerald Sword with some help from friends and editors and editor-friends. Final draft should be done by mid-June at the latest. I'll also be reorganizing and revamping older blog posts over at Optimist's Umbrella. So, be … Continue reading Fallow Period Ends