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Monthly Archives: December 2010

Posted in Books, DAW, download, writing.

Aaron asked me earlier — while I was in bunker mode — if I’d put up a sample or teaser chapter for House Name, as it’s due out very soon. Because I’ve been late and things have been hectic, I’ve only just now managed to do this — but in compen­sa­tion (yes, sadly, I’ve been needing to use that word a lot recently), I’ve put up the prologue and the first chapter of the book. It’s on the House War page in the sidebar/bibiliography link up top. It’s only .pdf, at the moment; let me know if that’s a problem for anyone.

Posted in DAW, Luna, writing, Miscellaneous.

Mikaela wrote: If you have some free-ish time would you mind updating the news section? Or actu­ally, updating anywhere with info on Cast in Ruin?? Or anything really. You haven’t posted on the site for a while. :( That, and I can’t wait for Cast in Ruin! I’m soo excited! Happy Holi­days Michelle! I admit that when I don’t have anything new to report, I start to feel a tiny bit self-conscious posting, because the actual content, stripped of words, boils down to: Still writing. While my oldest son considers writer-angst and doubt a spec­tator sport – at a safe distance, of course – it’s not inher­ently that inter­esting as an activity when viewed exter­nally. (He’s also gotten used to the middle of book stretch in which I despair, although he gently … Continue reading