I’m deep in the trenches of my Screechers rewrite. I’m almost to 50K, and thankfully, I’m not sick of the story yet. I’ve cut a lot from the original manuscript and written in new POVs to show the same scenes. It has taken time, and I’ve had to plan this book out more than any other book [...]
It’s been over a year since I started the novel Screechers. It was something I wrote in a burst of inspiration… AFTER writing 50,000 words of pure crap and throwing it all away. (It sucked. It needed to be thrown away. You can read about that little detour into crapdom here.) Then, after writing close to [...]
o here’s the deal, my friends: I’m swamped. Like the the above picture, only it’s worse because my swamp is filled with creatures called REVISIONS that like to eat little writers for breakfast. There are actually three kinds of monsters in this swamp: editorial revisions for SOMETHING STRANGE AND DEADLY, personal revisions for SCREECHERS, and [...]
I’m BAAAACK. I know you were worried… Actually, after the tragic bus accident (a tourist bus heading to Assuan), I was a little worried. Then the bombing in Alexandria — though very far away and completely unconnected to me — made me uneasy.