Waiting is hard. It’s hard for patient people. And I’m not very patient.
When I hear that little glass ting sound from my laptop, I run. It means I’ve gotten an email with the word ‘query’ in the subject line. And an email with ‘query’ in the subject line means I’ve gotten a response from an agent. Read more
I don’t remember the last time in my life when I was this busy.
It wasn’t when I started an IT consulting company and had to learn all about corporate taxation inside of a month.
It wasn’t when I wrote my dissertation. Read more
I live for this kind of thing!
Now that I’ve recovered from turkey, trimmings, and typing, I’m back. It’s been a long couple of months, but the work has paid off — figuratively, at least. I won National Novel Writing Month, have an 83,000-word book to show the world, and even managed to get that pesky Christmas tree decorated. (I don’t have to undecorate it yet, do I?) Lucky Thirteen – my first adult novel – consumed the dreary days of winter. I’ll be posting a few teasers soon, so stay tuned. Meanwhile, here’s a tidbit from this non-political thriller featuring – you guessed it! – a linguist. Read more