Oopsie…

Forgot to do a post for today… Got wrapped around the axle working on the Haunted Library Anthologies for our local library. Here’s a quick look at two possible covers… We had 22 stories that made it, so there will … Continue reading

Western snippet…

Usual caveats apply… Comments and recommendations appreciated, as always!!! Chapter Rio untied Red and stood for a minute, thinking about the directions Mrs. Richie had given him. B street is aways off. Swenson’s sounds good right about now. Food, then … Continue reading

Western snippet…

Another stream of consciousness… And a question. Did I get into too much detail on this one? Is there too much dialect? Comments and recommendations appreciated. Chapter 7 Monte and Billy stood at the base of the bluff, looking toward … Continue reading

Western snippett…

Stream of consciousness again… sigh Comments and recommendations appreciated! Chapter 6 Two weeks passed, and everyone finally agreed that spring had finally come. The hands did a tally of the cattle on the ranch over the next few days and … Continue reading

Readin’, writtin’, and ‘rithmatic…

How much time do you, as a writer put in on the various ‘skills’ necessary to get your book/story written? How much is your time worth? $10/hr, $50/hr, or??? How many books on ‘how to write’ (insert genre here) have you … Continue reading

Snippet…

Kinda fried this morning. Most of yesterday was working on the Haunted Library Anthology for the local library. So this is stream of consciousness… Comments and recommendations appreciated. I ‘think’ I know where it’s going… I think… Jim Bob (Tex) … Continue reading

Another snippet…

My muse is running wild… This one jumped up yesterday and I’m just going with the flow. NOT what I’m supposed to be working on. It’s supposed to be noir, so comments/recommendations appreciated. It’s going to be a short story … Continue reading

Grumble…

Edit- Scheduler didn’t schedule… Sorry! Damned muse won’t sit still for any particular story, bouncing from pillar to post, and back again! But I have stuff I need to finish!!! Went down and supported a friend at the Art Battle … Continue reading

This is why…

We can’t have nice things… I know it’s April 1st, but sadly this one isn’t a joke post. Once again we have a lefty REEEEEing about a guest at a con… Three guess as to whom that is! Of course, … Continue reading

New snippet…

Worked on the letter and folded it into the chapter a little better, I think… The research I did from Iowa State on letters shows they did discuss costs of things including cattle. Comments and recommendations appreciated.   Chapter 5 Winter … Continue reading