I'm in the middle of editing the manuscript for Frontier Resistance, and I'm finding it an interesting process, the second time around. It's not enormously different, but it is less confronting and less daunting. I've spoken at a few events about my first book, and I've usually described the manuscript acceptance notification as "interesting."  There's … Continue reading Editing

Of Cats…

I've been away from home for a week now, and I was speaking to my husband the other day, and checking to make sure that my cat was behaving himself.  His name is Nosey.  I've blogged about him before here, but only briefly.  Nosey, or Monster Kitten as he is otherwise known, is only a … Continue reading Of Cats…

The Next Big Thing Blog Hop (reposted from my Goodreads Blog)

 I was recently tagged in "The Next Big Thing Blog Hop" by Janis HIll. If you google "The Next Big Thing Blog Hop" you'll be presented with list after list of authors, all answering the same ten questions about their latest book or work in progress. It's a fantastic idea!Janis' book "Bonnie's story: A hairdresser's … Continue reading The Next Big Thing Blog Hop (reposted from my Goodreads Blog)

Cover Page Frontier Incursion

Frontier Incursion. Cover art by Emma Llewelyn. Today I decided to begin a blog, and I thought that I'd like to begin by featuring the wonderful art of my cover artist, Emma Llewelyn.  Emma's an artist who works primarily in pastels and graphite.  When I asked her to consider creating a picture for the cover … Continue reading Cover Page Frontier Incursion