Monthly Archives: January 2011


My 90+ year-old grandmother fell and broke her hip on Tuesday while the fridge was being repaired. Being my grandmother, of course, she refused to leave–in spite of the repairman’s help in getting her up and calling the hospital–until the … Continue reading

Posted in ow, Personal blither

Rainforest Writers Village

I’m going to be attending and leading a couple of discussions/workshops at the Second Session of the Rainforest Writers Village retreat March 9-13 along with Mary Robinette Kowal, Susan Matthews, Jennifer Brozek, Erin Evans, and Erika Holt among others. There’s … Continue reading

Posted in Writing | 4 Comments

The problem of the Runcible spoon

Ah the Runcible spoon, which rose to fame in the Edward Lear poem “The Owl and the Pussycat” is not, in fact, the poet’s invention–no matter what the internet says. How do I know this? Because I read Boswell’s The … Continue reading

Posted in rant, Silliness | 9 Comments

New Stuff at the Website

It’s taken a while, but I’ve updated my website’s Books page with info onDownpour and the latest anthology to include a story by me. The menu on the side is acting a little odd, but I do finally have listings … Continue reading

Posted in blatant self-promotion, Stuff about the book(s)

What’s This….?

It’s snowing in our marina! (will it last?)

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Downpour Cover

Mwahahaha… look what I got:

Posted in downpour, Stuff about the book(s) | 6 Comments