Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Weekly Morbid

It’s been a busy week for your humble narrator: Tonia Brown interviewed me for her Backseat Writer blog. You’ll get an adult content warning if you click the link, but my interview is safe to read. “Anatomy Lab,” an essay … Continue reading

Posted in The Weekly Morbid | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

In Defense of Dialog Tags

The English language has an amazing array of synonyms for “say.”  Characters can tease or shout, whisper or boast, promise or argue.  “Ask” has nearly as many shades of meaning, from begging to negotiating, demanding to inquiring. I love the … Continue reading

Posted in Writing advice | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Bay Area Cemetery Tours

Reblogged from Cemetery Travel because I want to spread the word about these tours. I’m really excited about being a part of this!

Posted in Travel adventure | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

March Plug #4 — Loren Rhoads

Ty Schwamberger was kind enough to post this on his blog for me yesterday.

Posted in Blogging | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Power of Names

When I started the first succubus story for Brian, I needed a name for the main character.  He was fascinated by Coop’s devil girl stickers: big happy girls who didn’t apologize for liking sex.  Coop’s girls looked like they called themselves … Continue reading

Posted in Books for sale, Writing advice | Tagged , , , | 4 Comments