Monthly Archives: May 2009

The fruits of the devil–I mean my labor.

So today’s accomplishments: * Wrote 1400 words of new novel. Initial drudge work turned into smooth sailing. * Purchased, prepped, and grilled steak. Consumed steak. Mmm. * Finished edits on short. Printed and resubmitted to one of the biggies. If … Continue reading

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Boo. Yah.

8100 words down to 6800 words. I would rather have run a marathon. And yet it is done. I celebrate with the drinking of alkaloid beverages.

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Never mind. I would not like another. I would not like it in a boat.

Offsetting yesterday’s upbeat rejection, I got a form rejection today. Rejecting a story I quite liked, actually. Sigh. This is why they (they being the published) tell you not to read anything into rejection letters. They are no more and … Continue reading

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Thank you sir may I have another?

Another nice rejection today for one of my flash pieces. I sent it on a lark and got a quick response. The friendliest bit: Some micro-fic horror market it going to be very lucky to get this. Hopefully not just … Continue reading

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I believe the children are our future

Wow. Just…wow. Did study technology allow him to shoot Jester below the hard deck? I’m just curious.

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