The Hard Copy Edit (and other writerly tricks)

A couple years back, when we were heading into the final stages of publication for High Maga, I took a picture of the printed proof and posted it on Facebook. This elicited lots excitement about the coming release, and one curious comment: "A paper copy!" one of my friends wrote. "I didn't know those existed any more."... Continue Reading →

L. Blankenship and The Disciple Series

Hello! We're taking a break from regular programming today to welcome L. Blankenship to my blog. Blankenship is celebrating the release of the latest installment for her fantasy series, The Disciple. Check it out! War is coming. Kate Carpenter is only a peasant girl, but she’s determined to help defend the kingdom and its bound saints against... Continue Reading →

The Story I’ve Always Wanted to Write

I'm about 80% through the list of edits given me by Terri-Lynne DeFino for Daughter of Aithne. The focus right now is on 'big' fixes. Once I'm finished with that, I'll do another run through for the devilish details: grammar, punctuation, continuity of all those strange fantasy names, and so forth. Once the manuscript is near-final, I'll... Continue Reading →

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