We all walk ancientrails. Welcome to the journey.

Doing Stuff

Winter                                                               Seed Catalog Moon I have a ways to go before I get up to 7 or 8 verses in an hour.  There’s still […]

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Missing Returned

Winter                                                         Seed Catalog Moon Got my manuscript back today from the copy editor, Robert Klein, at quickproofs.  I haven’t looked at it, but I will, probably not […]

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At It

Spring                                                             Bloodroot Moon Still reading through Missing, making notes, trying to integrate beta reader observations and questions.  It’s slower right now because I’m also trying […]

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A Solid Day

Imbolc                                                                                 Bloodroot Moon Missing in the a.m.  About 1/6th done.  As I read, it’s hard […]

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Revising: A Process

Imbolc                                                                  New (Bloodroot) Moon All morning reading Missing.  I’ve taken the Finding Your Writer’s Voice advice and decided to read through the whole […]

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Getting My Kicks

Imbolc                                                                             Valentine Moon Woke up, saw fluffy white snow outlining the trees, shrubs and fences.  A beautiful […]

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What Now?

Spring                                                                Beltane Moon Now what?  First draft put to bed.  In Kate’s hands now. Kate asked how I was doing this morning during our […]

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Novel Endings and Art

Spring                                                   Beltane Moon Still reading Missing, catching up to the end, so I can write it.  That’s an amazing aspect of writing a novel.  I can read what I’ve written […]

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Go, Santorum

Imbolc                                      Garden Planning Moon Hey, how about that Santorum?  Way to mix it up.  The longer the Republicans savage each other and the longer the nomination drags out without a clear victor the better.  If the  economy […]

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Too Many Words

Imbolc                                           Garden Planning Moon Still plugging away at 1,500 words a day.  The novel is sort of baggy right now.  Lots of words, probably, as the Emperor famously said to Mozart, too many words. […]

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