Showing posts from June, 2015

Kiss, Kiss, Bang, Bang

I've been absent the last few weeks because I haven't had much to say. I haven't gotten around to interviewing any more animals, though I'd like to get back to that before long. The fun, new news is that I've got another book out!

Finn's a failure, at necromancy and life in general. "It's not my fault," he'd insist, looking deep into your eyes as he lifts your wallet. You'd catch him, of course. Because he's a failure. Veruca, on the other hand, is competence personified. She has to be, working as a Reaper directly for the Prince of Hell. When Finn shows up in a stolen sport coat and uses Veruca as cover from his murderous mistress' glowering goons, she finds the one thing she may not be so good at: resisting Finn's handsome face.
Rattle is a fun, silly, romantic romp through another side of the Preternatural Pacrific Northwest. While world-building for Gwen's books, I came up with a load of background canon in terms of how t…

Media to consume

I've had issues with depression for most of my life, though I haven't always suffered. There were long periods of time where I found tricks that helped me cope and kept me from getting too mired. For a few years it's been coming back more and more often and my old tricks don't seem to be working. I think part of it is feeling hopeless, like I have only a handful of goals anymore and that they no longer seem like goals I can actually accomplish.

Medication is doing some work, but not nearly enough, and the insurance my company offers is absolutely abysmal, so I'm having no luck finding a psychiatrist to help me reevaluate. In light of that, I've been trying to keep my mind busy with other things. Mostly I listen to a lot of podcasts and try to keep active. I did yoga for the first time in a year yesterday and boy are my arms tired! Wait, I don't think that's the joke...

Good Job, Brain
I've mentioned this great podcast before, but I wanted to bring it…