This week, the Silverwood novels’ meaning and purpose snapped into a new focus that I could not have anticipated. It… Read more The Day #ShePersisted Changed My Novels
My husband and I used to live in a little bitty house on what was designated as a “private” street –… Read more The Story of a Tiny Piece of Pavement
Drooly Dog is about telling stories. Weird ones, tiny ones, all kinds. Above all, stories about people. Here are some… Read more Telling A Story About A Person: The Basics
Further adventures filling random blank notebooks with real-time comics I renewed my membership in the CBLDF (Comic Book Legal Defense Fund)… Read more You Might Think This Story’s Title Is Weird But I Don’t
Because pencils are our best friends. Okay pencils and puppies. And ice cream.
A good stick figure is your friend – and anybody can draw one. Use them to visualize a character, or storyboard… Read more Anatomy of a Stick Figure
I’m one of those people who bounces from project to project like a puppy in a room littered with squeaky chew… Read more Me Working is Like a Puppy with Chew Toys
In which my childhood Spock doll interviews me about growing up into a scifi writer, and we discuss the Silverwood… Read more Spock and Me and Silverwood
Challenge was: ~200 words about this here picture, and include a character who is a lawyer. Here goes: ROLLOVER MINUTES Silence. Then the… Read more Flash Fiction for Your Face.
FIRST DAY Tadich’s leaden feet adhere to the asphalt. The car door stands open. He pats jacket pockets – company… Read more Friday Flash Fiction Face!