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