People Pleasing

Jambo! (means hello) Was yesterday as fabulous for you as it was for me? Yes? No? I got to walk in the rain and jump in puddles. A group of fantasy writers came together to talk about the cliches commonly found in RPGs and novels. Apparently, there is a common theme dealing with giant rats…

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Killing me softly

Karibu! Your presence here is greatly appreciated! How is the weather where you are? Toronto is cold and our Mayor is probably high right now. I dislike rules. Not the kind that stop people from killing each other (if you have that much malice in your heart then you’re not my target audience), but other…

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This Honesty Thing…

Still here. Workin! Just peeking in to say hello and mention one small thing that happened to me today. I have come to the conclusion that I was telling myself a strange story. The theme has been Impatience. I’m impatient to get started on ____. I’m too impatient to _______. I repeated it to myself…

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The Cost of a Story

Kulika yo! What a super sunshiny day it is in Toronto! I wish you were here to share it. We could have a proper discussion. I have the privilege of being part of a few writing groups online. I have always thought that if you’re seeking support for your work, you should give support. Some people are…

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Chasing my dream…

Karibu Reader! Are you ready for Saturday? I wish I could say I was! I’m chasing my dream and it is not always the easiest thing. As a child, I wanted to be a doctor/engineer/lawyer. By the time I was a teenager, I’d picked Doctor after reading a novel that romanticized medical school. One night…

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Defiant

Reader! You flatter me with your presence, Karibu. Today I had a lot of cooking to do and decided it would be nice to finally find out what Defiance was all about. In case you’ve been asleep at the Sci-Fi wheel, the story of Defiance (the new name of St. Louis, Missouri) is set in…

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