the summer boys

I’ve been telling myself that I had to wait until I’d written 10k words of the new Pen boys novel before I wrote this blog.  That seems asinine, I know, but I just realized why I was doing it.  Whenever I was writing a new fanfic, I made myself wait until the 10k mark before…

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#vampiredetective… or not?

I’m frustrated. This weekend, I posted twice about my vampire detective, Andrew.  He has such an interesting story, and I’ve been really feeling the vibe to dig into it.  I originally wrote his short story two years ago, and it was wonderful.  I’ve always, always, always wanted to write about vampires, and this short story was…

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August Reads

Hello, and welcome to a new segment on the blog!  Around the end of each month (or beginning of the next since I’m bad at this), I’m going to be talking about the books I’ve read during the month.  Originally, I was just going to start reviewing books individually, but then you’d have a new…

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Letting Go is Hard

I’ve tried to write this blog twice already–the post Alex blog. I know I only just posted the blog introducing him, but he and the Pen boys were novels I started while this blog was still private and primarily about Mason, and thus never really got to show the beginning.  Although, like I said in his…

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it’s done

it’s actually done the end wow I kind of feel like I’m in shock right now. 188k I just keep exhaling like wow, it’s actually done.  I did it.  I finished the Pen boys. here are the first and last lines, just because: “Four months ago, Liana Hollands died.” / “She was going to burn this…

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Post-Vacation Vibes

Gosh, it’s been a while.  Life has been insane lately.  Between my regular day job and teaching yoga, I haven’t been home much.  I’ve been subbing here and there, and I had the Harry Potter yoga workshop, which went over phenomenally, and then it was off for vacation.  I think I’ve mentioned Erin a few…

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