first novel

It’s hard sometimes, rewriting this book. Locations move around, characters change – characters DIE. It’s impossible to know if I’m really on to something here, and whether or not all these words will someday be in a book and make someone think, smile, or simply survive a dull evening. But […]

A couple of paragraphs I’m pleased with

Meet my main character Nora Starke! The lovely miss Starke, a top notch model booker in Los Angeles, is not really that bitchy… She’s just troubled sometimes. And busy with work. Super busy. Until she gets fired. For eh…throwing beer over someone. So yeah. She’s not bitchy – she’s the […]

Meet Nora Starke

I’m currently in the process of rewriting my first novel. It’s turning out to be a complete overhaul, from genre – chick lit to, I dunno, literature? – to plot – classically structured to, I dunno, total chaos? And now it’s starting to effect my tense. Dude! I used to […]

Past tense, present tense, who else is getting tense?