I’ve been out of touch because I was focused on finishing The Education of Rojin. Today I added the last words, and it’s finished. Me and my characters can now celebrate! At about 77K words, it’s by far the shortest of the Vale stories. I’m hoping that will make it more attractive to the casual reader.… Read More


I’m off to a good start on this first day of camp. Not only did I write 2805 words, but those words are a pretty good introduction of my two MCs. Not only that, but I created a cover for the book. Of course this is just temporary, as my publisher will have a pro… Read More


Now that I’ve finished Gifts of the Elven, the second book set in the Vale, I realized that I should let my publisher know that this will be a series. Series apparently sell better, and marking the books as part of a series is a good marketing idea. So now I have Stories from the… Read More


I wrote the last line of Gifts of the Elven just now. A total of 218 pages, 134,905 words. Everybody lives happily ever after, except the bad guy, of course. Wow. I’m exhausted. But Camp Nanowrimo is in April, so I have to pull up my boots and truck on. I’m beginning a third Vale… Read More