Short story book coming soon

Life-changing discoveries. Wisdom from a woman in a mirror. A secret experiment gone awry. A character revising their story. Help from unexpected quarters. Lacy is too old to spy on her parents, but she can’t resist, until she learns something which sends her spinning from her hiding place. After disaster hits the continent, Geraldine Foster … Read more

Writing buddies on NaNoWriMo

One of the fun things about NaNoWriMo, aka (Inter)National Novel Writing Month, which happens in November every year, is the opportunity to connect with other writers. There are all kinds of forums on the NaNoWriMo site, twitter connections and a blog. We had some write-ins here in Bend, where I had the opportunity to meet … Read more

Painting Class

For the past month – all of November – I participated in NaNoWriMo, a challenge to write 50,000 words in a single month. This challenge pretty well took up all of my time and energy, and now that it’s finished, and I have a very rough first draft of a novel, I’ve been trying to … Read more

The choice

The first installment of a short fiction piece. Something fun for those who like time-travel and the paranormal. Laura Stonebridge woke with a start. A hand pressed tight against her mouth. “Shhh, don’t say anything,” someone whispered. She reached under the pillow for her knife. A hand grabbed her wrist. “Don’t. We’re here to help … Read more