Category Archives: Books

Help publish a WWI novel?

I’m sharing this here in the hopes that some of my readers will be able to help. Schuyler of My Lady Bibliophile has written a historical fiction novel that sounds like a lot of fun, from what I’ve read about it on … Continue reading

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In Which I write about good things and heresy

This afternoon I am in the basement puzzling over a laundry conundrum, while my sister has tea and cookies with one of her girl friends upstairs. I’ve got a comfy blanket, a buffalo rug, and baroque guitar music, and The Fellowship … Continue reading

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May wrap-up

Writing: Working, here and there, on Of the North. I’m trying to stick to chapter order, but not succeeding very well, so I jump around from one spot to the next. Currently I have 11,345 words in the “New/rewritten OtN … Continue reading

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Comparison of two book printing experiences

For winning Camp NaNo in July last year I got a coupon for a discount on one printed copy of a book from BookBaby. When I won NaNo in November the year before that I got a coupon for a … Continue reading

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Shadows of the Hersweald Cover Reveal

A friend of mine likes to write a novella in a fortnight just for the fun of the challenge, and one of the fruits of these efforts will be published soon. We exchange stories and things sometimes, and though I … Continue reading

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Why I chose the late Anglo-Saxon period for Of the North

I planned to post Friday as normal, except that we had a blizzard and the internet was out for quite a while (so was the power, but we managed and we’re still alive and everything’s back on now). Then Saturday … Continue reading

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In the words of Jinto Qweb: “Hurry! Reading is fun!”

Or, in other words, it’s a good day when you get two books in the mail. Besides that, I’ve finished the pages for my books and my SCA projects, if you’d like to look at them. I realize this blog … Continue reading

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