Like that one guy said: Good writers borrow, great writers steal. Welcome to the place where all things have been lifted, looted, and otherwise pilfered…Remember, possession is 9/10s of the law.
I just set up another 4 submissions to send out. Yippee! Now, off to mail them.
Rejection update. Got a couple form letters. But I also got a great one from The Missouri Review:“Although we won’t be publishing this story, I wanted to let you know that I enjoyed your writing. The style and structure of the story itself sets… Continue Reading “Rejection Connection”
All of the critiques of the rough draft of FJR have been returned to me from the saints that reviewed it. Here is what I have to say about that: Deb, Ali, Nicole, and John–you guys so rock! Thank you, thank you, thank you!… Continue Reading “Thank your friends…and do the work”
I just finished reading James Morrow’s The Last Witchfinder and in the back of the book is the “P.S” section where there are author interviews and whatnot. Apparently, Morrow spent seven years working on this novel…and many years before doing ‘pre-writing’–where he got the… Continue Reading “Historical Perspective”
Where do they come from?
Apparently Ali has run out of reading material. Imagine! and she hits me with the refresh of shame…. Anyway, there’s a very good reason for not posting. Yes, I’ll blame the baby. But I’ll also blame everything that comes with a baby. Namely: relatives.… Continue Reading “Rhythm Interrupted”