Firebird, Chapter 17

This is post 17 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Marginally late on this one. It’s still Tuesday in North America, right? No? Ehheh. We’re back with our favorite fire elemental. Well, maybe not your favorite, since we now have two of them in the story. I’m not sure if I… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 16

This is post 16 of 24 in the series “Firebird” No Ketan today, we’re back to Meese, and she’s surrounded by guns. The good news is they’re not all aimed at her. Other good news—I’ve got an estimated timeline for Firebird’s release, based on a few short e-mails I exchanged with… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 15

This is post 15 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Another week, another chapter! I probably should give a small warning for some of the language used in the dialogue. Even though I didn’t warn about the violence in the earlier Meese-napping scene. Ah, well. I’m improving. We’re still with… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 14

This is post 14 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Miss me? Tonight’s chapter introduces a new character with a special talent. He’s a nice break from having the point of view told by one on the “inside”, as Robin and Meese are. Even if Robin considers herself an outsider.… Continue reading

Firebird, Chapter 10

This is post 10 of 24 in the series “Firebird” Huh. Normally, I copy and paste the chapters directly from Scrivener, but this time I edited it in Open Office. Normally, I have to re-add all the bold and italics text and fix the paragraph formatting, but this time it’s… Continue reading

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