Posts in Writing
Guest Post: Typing "The End" is Just the Beginning

I'm thrilled to introduce my first guest blogger, YA fantasy author Christa Conklin!

Christa recently went through the querying process to land an agent for her debut fantasy novel, and graciously agreed to write about the ways that her perspective has changed as she's gone from querying to now being agented. 

So, without any further ado.... here's Christa Conklin!

Read More
Making Cuts

On an earlier blog post, I talked about feeling frustrated with my superhero/urban fantasy project. I took a step back from it and started working on something else, thinking that a little space would help me get past the block I was facing with that story.

Being right feels so good sometimes, especially when I’m right about myself.

Read More
Roll those dice: An ode to Dungeons & Dragons

I’ve been too busy for a lot of things lately, things that I used to love and do regularly. Things like staying caught up on anime series and new video games (my friend Shannon keeps reminding me that all three parts of Starcraft 2 have been out for ages now, and I’ve yet to play either the Zerg or Protoss campaigns). But one of the things that I miss doing the most, and which I’m swearing to you (oh, Great and Powerful Blogosphere) that I will start doing again, is to play Dungeons & Dragons.

Read More