Good morning, lovelies… I am exhausted this morning from a fantastic family weekend so I’ll keep try to keep this short. The very cool Jonathan Penton at Unlikely Stories was kind enough to accept this How To Be An American poem to add to what is a great collection for the May issue of Unlikely… Continue reading Monday Morning Poems, an Excerpt link, and A Small Ranty Thing About This Country
The weird thing about finishing a book is that you would THINK that the moment when the book is available for other people to read would be the best part right? I mean here you are – having spent all this time living with this story and these people in your mind and now… Continue reading I am Ross’ Nervous Apology
Howdy So my buddy Robert over at Middle Grade Ninja tagged me in this Writing Process Blog Hop. That’s the cover of his novel up there! Here’s how it works: Robert posts his blog about the writing process (read it here) and then tags me and a week later it’s my turn and I,… Continue reading Sucker Literary Magazine Bloghop: The Writing Process
Here are all the numbers for THIS IS SARAH Final word count: 45,027 Days spent actively writing: 32 Time this book lived in my head in some form: 2 years Number of times some variation of the f-word is uttered: 109 Number of times other curses are used: 55 Number of physical fights characters engage… Continue reading A Novel in Numbers
Hi. So I’ve got some news. First off, on the events front, I’ll be in Pittsburgh on February 8th, reading at Modern Formations. Here’s the line up: A Confluence of Poets – Modern Formations Saturday, February 8th, 8 pm Presented by Lilliput Review Buffalo – Sara Ries Erie – Chuck Joy Cleveland –… Continue reading A Reading, a Recording and a Publication, Oh My!