Queen’s Lament Teaser

It's coming! Queen's Lament is one of my long time favorite projects, which is actually an extreme deviation from one of my first completed novels. I'm excited to get this novel finished and edited this spring. I first drafted QL for NaNoWriMo 2015. It was a random idea, sprouting from a scene that hasn't made … Continue reading Queen’s Lament Teaser

The Benefit of a Zero Draft

As some of you may know, I've participated in National Novel Writing Month (or NaNoWriMo for short) for a long time. Since 2004, to be exact. Over the years, I've heard a lot of people speak about the detriments of participation because you don't get a publishable novel at the end of November. They're right. … Continue reading The Benefit of a Zero Draft