Thanks to the kind folks over at The Junction, my latest story has found a home...
A funny thing happened. If you recall, I posted one of my old stories which I won a contest with. Well, I won another one right after that...
I had a wonderful time at DFWCon this year. I encourage every writer to attend this conference whether you are local to Dallas Fort Worth or not. Classes, networking and pitch sessions with agents all combined in possibly the most friendly and supportive atmosphere you can imagine. This year, industry giants Donald Maass and Jonathan Maberry … Continue reading DFW Con Review and a Wake Up Call
The talented poet, writer and teacher Angélique Jamail, sent me a list of questions to answer - questions about myself. Why anyone would want to know more about me is a bit surprising, but apparently people hop from blog to blog ferreting out interest factoids about people. My short answer is - I write, and write some … Continue reading Blog Tour – Off the Beaten Path
I try to steer clear of politics on this blog. Religion. Anything people are going to get up in arms about and forget why I'm here - just to Make Shit Up. Lately there has been a lot of buzz in the air about sexism and gender bias in genre fiction. If you aren't aware, … Continue reading Breaking It Down
It's finally finished. Done. Complete. Shoveled, tamped, screed (I learned new words even during manual labor), placed, jointed, treated and sealed. Our backyard oasis is online after a month of hauling material back and forth from the local home improvement stores and assuring my bank that no, my credit card had not been stolen by … Continue reading Proper Care of Your Inner Writer
My first published story - it's a Weird West tale about a Marshal that gets a bit more than he has bargained for when a young boy is revealed to be a child of the Other. Available in text AND audio from the awesome folks at Wily Writers! http://www.wilywriters.com/blog/the-precarious-perch-of-lookout-county-by-russell-linton/