Monthly Archives: April 2010

I’m going to need a bigger boat…er, box

Today I got another Brodart purchase order for The Longer the Fall–which, remember, isn’t coming out until June 1! It’s my biggest single Brodart order yet. And, Barnes & Noble already lists both the hardcover and paperback editions of The … Continue reading

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And this isn’t rhapsody: this is a SQUEE!!!

Krymsin Nocturnes got a pre-pub review from Library Journal. I didn’t even know about it. They posted it to the Barnes & Noble detail page–it should be posted to the Amazon pages, too, but isn’t yet–and the author spotted it … Continue reading

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Pardon my rhapsodizing…

…but golly, it was a lovely walk home from the dealership this morning! I love, love, love being out and about in the hours between midnight and dawn. I rarely am these days because, unlike the booming 80s years, practically … Continue reading

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Retrogrades and returns…

It’s the Full Moon (12:18 p.m. UTC) and the inferior conjunction of Sun and retrograde Mercury (4:44 p.m. UTC) and today is definitely following a pattern. Have I mentioned lately that I hate retrograde Mercury? I’ve been printing bound books … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday, musiquephan!

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Updates (finally!) from the publishing realm…

I know, it’s been a long time since I made an update. I put a lot of time and energy into a big family milestone, my dad’s 80th birthday on Monday, April 19. My sister flew out from Chicago for … Continue reading

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Just getting back from family stuff

I’ve been pretty quiet for the past 10 days. Mostly, this has been due to prepping for, celebrating and recovering from Dad’s 80th birthday, which was on Monday. My sister flew out from Chicago last Friday and was here until … Continue reading

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If anyone is curious to see it…

Here is the art for the wrap-around cover for The Longer the Fall, without any lettering or text. Whew. Now I need to finish the cover, and do an animated graphic ad that will be running on Bitten By Books … Continue reading

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Some of the suspense is over….

The Longer the Fall got a pre-publication review from Publishers Weekly. I don’t have a direct link, the review is on this page, in “SF/Fantasy/Horror” about three-fourths of the way down. I’m going to be really, really excited when the … Continue reading

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Poking my head out of the graphic editor for a moment…

Quick update, just in case anyone’s missed me–I’ve been completely immersed in cover art, this time for The Longer the Fall. I’m still working on it, so this post is me woolgathering and has to be short. Mortal Touch and … Continue reading

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