Firebird, Chapter 8

This is post 8 of 24 in the series “Firebird” The Firebird manuscript is over 124,000 words now and is almost through its first draft. I’ve booked a beta reader for November 20th, and an editor for December. Things are starting to move fast! Anyway. Sorry about the late chapter.… Continue reading

A quick update

A wave of pollution blew into Taiwan from China, leaving my poor, asthmatic self pretty much in ruin.

Next chapter will be up soon. Sooner if I can’t sleep through the night.


Firebird, Chapter 6

This is post 6 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Well, Canada has a new government and we have a new chapter! Not to compare Firebird to Canada, although there is an excessive amount of snow in above-ground Lyarne this time of year… Anyway. Here’s your dose of fire magic.… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 5

This is post 5 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Hope you enjoyed the pictures yesterday. I’m experimenting with the different “post styles” available on this WordPress layout. Considering doing a one-picture-per-week, since I have a hard drive full of approximately 4500 pictures from my time abroad. Anyway, onto the… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 4

This is post 4 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Welp, just mailed in my ballot for the Canadian election—better known by approximately 60% of the country as “Anybody But Stephen Harper” day. It was a bit of a process. I learned from UPS that they only do overnight deliveries—not… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 3

This is post 3 of 24 in the series “Firebird” The editing process is, so far, chugging along at the speed I’d expected. With optimism, hard work, and good planning, I think I can shoot for a December release for Firebird, with Tempest to release in January. That should stagger the… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 2

This is post 2 of 24 in the series “Firebird” After over a month’s wait, here—finally—is Chapter 2. Things at the day job have slowed down, now that we’re back at full staff, and I’m starting to look at a tentative publication date for Firebird. Late last week, the manuscript surpassed… Continue reading