When the wonderful M.J. Schiller was looking for spots on her blog tour for the release of ABANDON ALL HOPE, I challenged her to tell us a little bit about her writing and the way she writes female characters in… Continue Reading
I am not a book reviewer. Frankly I think this would be conflict of interests and I could never give a truly honest review because I am too involved in the industry. As an author, other authors are my people –… Continue Reading
Yes, Tape Deck Heart is not a book (although Frank Turner has been promising one for a while now!) but I always felt like music and writing are very closely related – poetry and stories set to melody, while what… Continue Reading
L.C. Spoering, a wonderful writer and blogger and also my best friend and writing partner, interviewed me for her blog last week. It’s well worth a visit and you should definitely follow her on twitter — be hipster and… Continue Reading
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Not everybody loves them — and somehow among lit snobs (to which not counting myself would be hypocrisy) there seems to be that tenuous feeling that listen to an audiobook is not quite reading. It’s too easy and somehow we… Continue Reading
[Was written for a prompt stating “Write a story that starts with It was three days before they found the body…“] Hoarfrost by Laila Blake It was three days before the bodies were found. Found, like so many empty cereal boxes or… Continue Reading
Yes, yes, it’s terribly overdone. I know! But then again, it’s nice to have some traditions, something to hold onto now that the world didn’t end, right? 1. Write at Least 200,000 Words. These are to be divided between the… Continue Reading