06 October 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Science and astronauts — not a rant

Last week author Nicky Drayden and I went to the University of Texas campus to hear astronaut Alan Bean talk about his life and work as a test pilot and astronaut and painter. (As Nicky pointed out, these opportunities are slipping away, to meet astronauts who walked on the moon)*.  It was incredibly inspiring. He […]

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08 October 2012 ~ 8 Comments

The Next Big Thing

Nicky Drayden tagged me in her Next Big Thing entry. So here I am to talk about my WIP. 1. What is the title of your Work in Progress? Bandit Girls. I fully expect that to change at some point. 2. Where did the idea come from for the book? The germ of the book […]

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25 October 2010 ~ 11 Comments

NaNoWriMo — or, here we go again.

Remember my stance against NaNoWriMo? Oh come on, sure you do. To refresh your memories, here’s the link: Writing a Novel? Don’t do NaNoWriMo. For the full effect, read the comments. Good stuff there. So my question to you who took part in NaNo last year, how did it go? Especially if you were first-timers, […]

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