Archive for 2012

NaNoWriMo Success

I’ve just successfully validated my third NaNoWriMo novel “win”, with my draft of “Incoherent” which has been written during the 30 days of NaNoWriMo 2012. At the moment, this first draft is sitting at 50983 words so far. This is, however, perhaps only as much as half way through the novel. At some point, probably… (read more)


I will be writing my third novel during NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). This time around, my goal is to get an entire draft written during November.  Although I intend to start writing at 12:01 AM, I have scheduled a Write-In at the Kitchener Public Library downtown branch for 6:00 – 9:00 PM, November 1st,… (read more)

Libreleft Books on Kobo

Up until now, the only available eBook version of “Inconstant Moon” was for the Amazon Kindle. My intent was always to make my work available here, but I have not yet evaluated alternatives to PayPal, which I will not use. [Admittedly, reading legalese makes my brain glaze over…] This state of affairs has now changed,… (read more)

I am an independent author.

I don’t have an editor, I have beta readers. I make the ultimate decisions. Although I can seek out assistance from others, what ends up on the page is entirely up to me. It is totally my responsibility.  If I get something wrong it is my mistake. I cannot be overruled by an editor.   Or… (read more)