Does it happen to you? Do you ever get just a snippet of a story and wonder where it will lead?
It happens to me all of the time. One of the short stories in "Interesting Times" began as a dream: I saw a serpent snaking across a bedspread that turned into a landscape. The next thing I knew, I had a short story about Aisa becoming Queen.
More recently I was working on the world I now write in, Kathal. I needed a story about a time long ago, and the following came out. Not only does it serve the purpose in the original story, but it was the impetus for my most recent NaNoWriMo.
As I return to Kathal around my school work I will try and share more snippets. Maybe you will learn to like Aderyn and Dugald as much as I do.
I suppose on the one hand I should just 'fess up - I forgot my password. That means I can post from home but not anywhere else. Yeah, I feel every inch the blonde I was born resembling.
On the other hand, the end of February and the beginning of March were so full, I struggled to catch a hold of any of the fleeting thoughts that danced through my brain.Read More »
I had all sorts of ideas for my first Star Trek post of the new site. Little did I know that I needed to say goodbye instead.
Leonard Nimoy left us today.
Like many of my generation, he was the first "alien" that meant anything to me. As Mr. Spock he taught me to think logically, to be fiercely loyal and to respect infinite diversity in infinite combinations. If you wonder when I became such a bleeding heart progressive, I learned it from Mr. Spock.Read More »
As you can see, our website has a different look to it. We hope to add doodads and images around and about as we get familiar with the new program, but since being hacked for the third time this millennium, we are just trying to figure out how to keep our content safe.
The header will not let us put in links, so that is the reason for the pinned post that provides links to the stores. That way, if you are looking for Heather's photo's or Rain's earbobs or any of our collectibles, you have a chance to find them.Read More »