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Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
bye bye days

The days are just rushing by, aren’t they? In a good way. Kids brought home disease already and I caught it today. Trying not to succumb. The man went and bought me some sprite. It’s good to be married to a fabulous man.

Writing is coming along, despite being crappy sick. Well, it didn’t set in until I got my words done today, so tomorrow will be the test.

Laura Anne Gilman, writing as LA Kornetsky, has a new mystery out today in her Gin and Tonic series. It’s titled Fixed. Go check it out.

Also, one of my fellow Bellebridge authors has a new romance out today: Elizabeth Sinclair’s Winter Magic. Looks like a fun read.

Eugie Foster, an sf writer who has won a lot of awards and writes fabulous stories, has cancer. If you want to read tasty yummy things and help support her in her time of need, go check her out.

My folks are coming to visit at the end of the month. If all goes well, I’ll finish the first draft of Trace of Magic by then.

59200 / 90000 words. 66% done!

Friday, August 9th, 2013
Happy News!

I can now let the cat out of the bag. (Though why anyone would have a cat in a bag is a big question. A box, sure. Cats love boxes, but a bag?)

I have sold two books to Belle Bridge Books. They take place in an alternate America where Colorado is the center of the world’s diamond trade. It’s controlled by a magical mafia. Riley Hollis, a tracer–she can trace magic like a bloodhound traces bloodscent–gets dragged into working for a local mafia enforcer, while at the same time trying to track down her sister’s kidnapped ex-fiance. Before long, she’s in serious trouble with the mob.

The first is called Trace of Magic.

I’m really excited about this. I love writing this world and I can’t wait for you to read these books. Wheee!