Hi, everyone. From time to time, someone does a blog about creating anthologies, and I’m going to do one now, because why not? As many of you know, Andi Marquette and I are in the thick of putting together the follow-up anthology to All You Can Eat: A Buffet of Lesbian Romance & Erotica. The… Read More Place Order Here
I, and other writers I know, are having a crisis of faith these days. We’re questioning why we continue to write in the face of immense competition and the impossible-to-meet demands of a vulturous social media-based world. And it seems that if you’re not part of some canonized clique of writers, you’re marginalized. This is… Read More To Save My Soul
If you’ve been here before, you may have read that I belong to a writers’ group, known as The Penheads. We’re five in all, and we’ve been together through many life changes. After all, 23 years brings many, many life changes. As writers, we’ve come a long way. We’ve improved, changed, evolved. But we’re all… Read More Be Fearless
Well, the holidays are well and truly over. My decorations are down, my tree has been picked up for mulch, and all the goodies are gone (thank god for that last one!). And in the wake of the post-holiday clean-up, there is the sobering up. I don’t mean from alcohol consumption (although, for some of… Read More The Balancing Act
Happy New Year, everyone. At the start of every year, people make all kinds of resolutions. For writers, it’s usually something along the lines of finishing that novel, writing more short stories (or simply more), submitting to that anthology, or something similar. Here’s the thing about New Year’s resolutions: they usually don’t last long. The… Read More Do It For Yourself
Hi, everyone. It’s that time of the year! The Women & Words Hootenanny begins on Saturday, December 12! So, this is my last blog of the year. And on this auspicious occasion, I’m happy to announce the winner of last week’s drawing for Through the Hourglass. The winner is Pandabree13! Congrats, Pandabree! I also want… Read More Jolly Good Time of the Year
Hi, everyone. I’m handing over my blog this week to Sacchi Green, who’d like to talk a bit about Through the Hourglass, a new anthology of lesbian historical romance. Here’s Sacchi! ————————————————————————- Through the Hourglass: Lesbian Historical Romance Edited by Sacchi Green and Patty G. Henderson Published by The Liz McMullen Show Publications November 2015… Read More Through the Hourglass & Drawing!