Something Special

Let's give everyone something special here. This is a doodle of mine -- a crude dragon doodle colored to sheer awesomeness by my husband Brett, who's a Photoshop GENIUS. But this isn't an ordinary dragon...oh no. This is Obsidian, who shows up later in the tales -- first in a short story called "Dragon's Gift", … Continue reading Something Special

Black Gate Magazine Will Review My Book!

I'm excited!! Black Gate Magazine has decided to review The Severed Earth!  They only review one (ONE) self-pub'd novel a month, and you have to go through a formal submission process.  Black Gate isn't just a fly-by-night, either; it's had a lot of well-known fantasy authors published in its pages.   So I'm excited...and extremely nervous, because … Continue reading Black Gate Magazine Will Review My Book!

Teaser for the new HB fic, “The San Francisco Vampire”

Despite the health issues, I'm still struggling thru writing my Hardy Boys fanfic.   I've gotten three full tales written, the first "Voodoo Doll" (based on the episode of the same name from the '70s show), "House on Possessed Hill" (a prequel, also based on another episode), and "In Excelsis Deo" (a full original 'Christmas' … Continue reading Teaser for the new HB fic, “The San Francisco Vampire”


The Severed Earth! $15.99 Trade Paperback on Amazon; the $9.99 Kindle version should be up shortly -- the files are still under review by KDP. Still working on the blankety-blank iBooks format -- man, I thought making personal copies for my iBook reader was a pain...I'm WAITING for the day when ebooks all use ONE … Continue reading IT’S OUT!!

Good news!

(first...yeah, I deleted that last entry.  Just too much to go into now.  But things have eased up a little.) Anyway...after getting nothing but conflicting advice & information about how to publish...after several years of writing, editing, tearing my heart out, dealing with all the health issues...I'm finally saying SCREW IT and going the self-publish … Continue reading Good news!