January 2018 Mid-Month Review

January 2018 Mid-Month Review It’s already two weeks into the new year and I’m can’t figure out where the time has gone. I put my head down and started in on re-writes and—BAM--time warp. It’s all good as long as I’m able to get some basics caught up, but for now it’s...
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Character Studies

Someone asked why and how I distinguish between character and characterization. The why: because relying on appearance only as a tool creates two-dimensional characters. Complexity is in the contradictions, and the harmony between appearance and action. It’s in the...
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Story-boarding a Large Fantasy Series

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December 2017 Mid-Month Review

It’s already the mid-month, and I have no idea where the month has gone…the year, actually. It’s almost 2018. How did that happen? I suppose it’s a good sign that I’m stunned by the passage of time. It means I was busy, productive, and working toward something that...
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Scold of Jays Beta Read Completed!

Dear Beta Readers: Half of the Scold of Jays beta manuscripts are in, and the feedback has been tremendously helpful! There were two issues I was worried about, and both concerns have been nullified by beta feedback. I’d like to just apologize in advance for...
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October 2017 Mid-Month Updated

I’ve waited twenty years for that feeling.

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January 2018 Mid-Month Review

January 2018 Mid-Month Review

January 2018 Mid-Month Review It’s already two weeks into the new year and I’m can’t figure out where the time has gone. I put my head down and started in on re-writes and—BAM--time warp. It’s all good as long as I’m able to get some basics caught up, but for now it’s...

read more
Character Studies

Character Studies

Someone asked why and how I distinguish between character and characterization. The why: because relying on appearance only as a tool creates two-dimensional characters. Complexity is in the contradictions, and the harmony between appearance and action. It’s in the...

read more