More Ramblin’

Things are going well this week. Nothing on the writing front, though. I’ve made some great progress on the web app I’m developing for the Pikes Peak Writers. It’s for The Zebulon Writing Contest. I think it’s gonna be cool. Once I nail down the functionality, I gotta put some serious work into making it ...

Monday Muse: 2013-08-12

Muse: Hey! Nice map. Me: Thanks. It’s about time you gave me a compliment. Muse: Too bad it’s not done. Me: Yeah. I know. It’s getting there, though. Muse: Maybe you should finish it? Or maybe finish editing the origin story of Egan and Stiles? Me: What’s your point? Muse: Finish something for yourself, dammit! ...

I’m Batting .000

If you recall from my PPWC recap, I pitched Warmaiden twice. Through some miracle I managed to land four requests for the full manuscript from those two pitches. How? Well, check that post for the details. That was April. Now to fast forward to today. The final rejection from those four requests rolled into my ...

Monday Muse: 2013-08-05

Muse: Are you sure you want to draw the map like that? Me: What? You’re a cartography expert now? Muse: You’d be surprised. Me: Okay. Then what should I do with what I’ve got? Muse: Scrap it. Don’t color in the buildings by hand. Do it with GIMP. Me: Hrmm… Yeah. That would save me ...

Not Much Writin’… Lots of Ramblin’

I haven’t had a chance to do much writing lately. That’s probably going to remain true for the month of August. I have a hard deadline of Sept. 1st for a Sooper Sekrit Projekt for the Pikes Peak Writers. Well, it’s definitely “Sooper” and most certainly qualifies as a “Projekt”, but I doubt it’s much ...