Overwork

I've started exercising again. Partially, this is due to joining a new dojang for taekwondo and it's much, much more physically challenging than my previous dojang. Partially, it's due to this weird desire to actually fit into my TKD dobok. Mostly, Continue Reading

Coming Soon: Fantasy For Good

FantasyForGoodCover

It's Tuesday, so that means it's time to talk about new releases. Okay, I'm cheating a little, because this new book isn't out yet. So this is more like pre-release Tuesday. Preview Tuesday? Well, anyway... I'm thrilled to announce that an all new Continue Reading

Taking the Business Out of Writing

I love writing. Specifically, the craft of writing. The business of writing, though, can stress me out. Once my work goes from "doing it because I want to tell a story" to "doing it because I want to tell a story that gets published" automatically Continue Reading

Outlining with the Dames

Dame Rinda and Dame Rachel barefoot plotting

Yesterday I opened the blog for questions, and one of our readers asked something that we Dames thought would make a great blog post. Thank you, Cassie for asking us this: "To any/all Dames: how loosely/tightly do you outline a project, and do you Continue Reading