Category Archive: Undoing Chronicles

Camp NaNo is Finished! And I won!

Camp NaNo – April 2013 – Week 4 Recap & Pitching Panics

Camp NaNo – April 2013 – Week 3 Recap (and prepping for pitching, gah!)

Camp NaNo – April 2013 – Week 2 Recap

Camp NaNo – April 2013 – Week 1 Recap

Look! A post! (Stealing The Next Big Thing from Becca Weston :D)

This week has been insane. I’m glad it’s Saturday, but there’s so much stuff going on today also that it’s going to be late this afternoon before I have a chance to even… Continue reading

2013 NaNo Virtuosos – Close, but not quite . . .

I have a confession to make – I’m pre-writing this post almost two weeks before the results of NaNo Virtuosos goes live. And if you’re seeing THIS post, it means that I didn’t… Continue reading

Worldbuilding Blogfest Day 5 – Catalyst Worldbuilding Excerpt

Wow, day 5 already! Okay . . . I wanted to finish the map hubby was working on for me, but I ended up with a migraine last night, so that didn’t happen.… Continue reading

Worldbuilding Blogfest Day 4 – Risis

*shivers* I just . . . don’t understand how it can be 70 degrees one day, and 24 degrees two days later. Though last week we had those temps IN A SINGLE DAY.… Continue reading

Worldbuilding Blogfest Day 3 – The Kveres, The Eye of Kash, and the Mountain Gods

Not sure how it’s already day 3 of this blogfest . . . where is the week going? On that note, just a couple things to say to my fellow participants – the… Continue reading

Worldbuilding Blogfest Day 2 – The Kashtophim Empire

I did not get this blog post pre-written & scheduled, sadly. And I’ve been distracted watching the weather through the window this morning as well, because WTF we have a tornado warning in… Continue reading

Worldbuilding Blogfest Day 1 – The World of Catalyst

(Quick note: My fantasy novel, Catalyst, is in the final round of NaNo Virtuosos! Would you please consider voting for me? More info in this post.) So today kicks off the Worldbuilding Blogfest,… Continue reading

NaNo Virtuosos Round 3 – That’s right, I’m IN! Now I need YOUR help!

Hi Everyone! I’m still alive! My shoulders aren’t, but that’s another matter. Hopefully a visit with a massage therapist will solve that problem here in the next couple of weeks. BUT – just… Continue reading

The Joys of Receiving Feedback

All of us writers have heard how crucial it is to have critiquers (I know it’s technically not a word, but it should be!) and beta-readers to help us polish our writing. What… Continue reading

The Joys of *insert any activity here* (Writing/Editing, Urban Farming, Blogging . . . )

Hi everyone! I thought I would pop by and let you all know that I am still alive! First up, I have been editing almost NON-STOP on Catalyst. (OMG I almost despise my… Continue reading

And So Begins Round 2 . . .

That’s right – Round Two of NaNo Virtuosos is now running! Things are a little different for this round: The manuscripts are NOT what is being voted on, but rather the cover concepts… Continue reading

Of Editing & Anniversaries

Christmas was absolutely crazy this year. Not because of Christmas, but because of people doing stupid things, and so instead of editing as much as possible in the time between the end of… Continue reading

I MADE IT!

I made it to Round 2 of NaNo Virtuosos! *cries* I need some ice cream to celebrate!

It’s time for NaNo Virtuosos!

Guess what?! I was able to get my novel in for the NaNo Virtuosos contest! This contest is hosted by Curiosity Quills, and the winner of all three rounds will be offered a… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 & #WriteMotivation Wrap-Up

NaNoWriMo Days 27-30 & Total Month Recap Word Goal:  50,000 Ending Word Count (on Nov 30): 54,000 What Happened: The last few days of NaNo, my mind just got overwhelmed. Since I was… Continue reading

NaNoWriMo 2012 – Day 26

NaNo 2012 Day 26 Word Goal: 43,342/50,000 Actual word count: 52,720 What happened today: An unexpected trip to the veterinarian (to have the abscessed cyst on Winnie looked at – it was indeed infected, and there… Continue reading