Let's explore where the idea for Not On the Cards came from shall we? The reason: a person I know asked how I would know about that place, and why I would write about it. The answer is a long story (aren't they all?), but she insisted because she didn't know how I would know ... … Continue reading Where the Idea Came From …
The readers of: Not On The Cards Amazon (KU) Urban Fantasy/Arcane/soft sci-fi A simple mistake, to fall in love. Worse, to bear the child in secret. Worst of all is when her baby is stolen at the birth. A mother will do anything, travel all worlds, through times and planes and dimensions, even beyond hell, for … Continue reading The Biggest Thank You of All Goes to:
It was a rude question, in my opinion. Not the words said, but the way she said them. "How many?" she squeaked. "Don't you have enough to do? Isn't one book at a time enough? What about the presentations you do?" "Did - the kid's taking that over now." "Still, three courses, and while you're … Continue reading How Many?
Here is a part-quote from a first reader about the new story (Not On The Cards): I enjoyed the book. It read like a short story -- very fast paced, very focused on plot. I got caught up in Chiri's desires. Isn't that what every writer wants to hear? Thank you, M. Ooh! And I … Continue reading A Storyteller’s Life
I'm about to make some noise, so be prepared. Trumpets blast the audio-waves into your mind, harps twinkle stardust into your eyes -- ta-dah! Here it is! The new story is ready, it's available, and this is where you find it. A simple mistake, to fall in love. Worse, to bear the child in … Continue reading Not On The Cards – Finally
It was supposed to be published today. Everything is ready. Truly. Even the pics for the covers. I got all the stuff together, spent (wasted) the equivalent of a whole work day doing the formatting for the paperback version, uploaded and went on to the cover. It loaded, stopped, error message. Suddenly, the day turned … Continue reading Not Today