Tag Archives: Mean Spirit

My Road Ghosts and Tipsy Fairy Tales books are back!

My books are back and for sale again! Click on one of these covers to see them in the Amazon Kindle Store! The third Tipsy Fairy Tales book, Mean Spirit, should be out within a few weeks! Paperbacks will be … Continue reading

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In The Hall of the Transit King! A Restless Spirit / Tipsy Fairy Tales Whiteboard Wednesday

  Today, I bring you a glimpse into the upcoming second book in the Tipsy Fairy Tales series, Restless Spirit! I am working with Seventh Star artist Anne Rosario, who is creating a cover and interior art for the book. … Continue reading

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Indy’s Monument & Circle of Lights (Whiteboard Wednesday)

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Jimmy & Minnie, and my year-end update. – Whiteboard Wednesday #nanowrimo OMG #amwriting

So, first off, on Sunday evening, I “won” National Novel Writing Month for the 7th time! I swear to you, it gets more difficult each time, at least in part because it’s harder to turn off the internal editor. Another … Continue reading

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Psyching yourself out: How not to win #NaNoWriMo

I see so many people give up on their work in progress, especially during NaNoWriMo, because the going gets rough, or they lose faith in the story they’re telling before it’s done. Well, okay, I did exactly that last year. … Continue reading

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Whiteboard Cover for Mean Spirit – a Tipsy Fairy Tale! #amwriting #NaNoWriMo

Hello Whiteboard Wednesday fans! Today, for my own amusement and inspiration, I created a (very) rough working cover for Mean Spirit – A Tipsy Fairy Tale (#3). The NaNoWriMo site says people who post covers while writing are 60% more … Continue reading

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Pukwudgie vs Jimmy the dog! Whiteboard Wednesday Tipsy Fairy Tales – Mean Spirit PREVIEW! Plus #nanowrimo musings.

[Note: I posted this a day early by mistake, but there’s no sense taking it down now!] In 2011, the year after I wrote Blue Spirit, I was at my critique group meeting, helping in a brainstorming session about paranormal … Continue reading

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Pukwudgie vs Cthulhu – ANIMATED Whiteboard Wednesday!

My first ever animated Whiteboard Wednesday! (Shut up! It’s Wednesday in Australia right now…) Pukwudgies are sort of the Native American equivalent of the Gremlins, except not as nice. I’ll be writing about them during July as I tackle the … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo… in July?

I’m writing this declaration of intent to help hold me to a goal: I intend to write half a novel in July. Why half? Why July? Well, November is the usual month for National Novel Writing Month, but I have … Continue reading

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Counting the f***ing curse words in my books!

On the recent Star Chamber podcast, I met and chatted with Jorie of JorieLovesAStory, and the subject of profanity and obscenity came up. Now, I don’t seed my books with curse words for specific shock value, but I don’t censor … Continue reading

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