Category «journal»

April, the Most Productive of Months

At the beginning of last week I got a new shipment of books. Reading and I have a strange relationship. I love reading, but not only do I have a hard time attributing something so fun to something I need to do for my writing career (and thus make time for it), but when I …

Lack of Motivation

I have been suffering recently with a lack of motivation. Ever since I put the Huntsman in my hubby’s hands for an alpha read, I’ve been struggling to find another project that interests me as much. I was working on the rough drafts of two other novel ideas that sort of fizzled. I tried doing …

Gryffins: Oh God There’s More

Yes, this is the last installment of my collection of gryffins. For now … Gryffins in Plush My collection of gryffin stuffed animals, because of course I have some to snuggle with. The biggest gryphon (back left) is actually a puppet my mother bought for me. The one with the wild eyes (back right) I …

Getting through February

I have 15k words on Blessings of the Nerial, though some of that was in trying to figure out which pov I was going to end up using on the story. Most of it was useful prose though. I like the idea of this story, but the world-building is giving me trouble. I believe I’m …

Gryffins: In Solid Form

This is the third of a trio of posts showing off my gryffin collection. Gryffins as Figures A whole bunch of gryffin figures I have found in various places. A rather typical looking gryffin (front left), a humanoid gryffin with a hammer (front right), and why yes, that is a humanoid gryffin riding a gryffin …