I’d apologize for dropping off the face of the blogosphere again, but…oh, hell. I apologize for dropping off the face of the blogosphere. I don’t have an excuse. I’m much more active on Twitter, I swear. Follow me for book updates, Simpsons quotes, and musings about makeup and recipes. As you can see from … More Where are you going, where have you been?
The holidays were particularly awesome in the Marting house—due to scheduling issues at Le Day Job I’ve had two three-day weekends since Christmas and Santa left me Sephora gift cards, which have already been put to use (oh, Benefit cosmetics. You are so expensive, but your Boing industrial-strength concealer is the best out there.) (I’m … More You are not an editor: A cautionary tale
December first is upon us, and…I didn’t finish NaNoWriMo. I know, I know: Everyone must be shocked. I didn’t even come close. This year was the most pathetic attempt so far. I made it about 20,000 words in before I said “Nuts to this” and returned to Celestial Chaos and a contemporary erotic romance that … More Of porny books and publishing
…not on a computer. On Friday, I received a design concept from the cover artist I hired and I squee’ed like a teenaged girl. I was so excited–it’s exactly what I want, and there aren’t any naked male torsos or heaving bosoms included. Which makes me happy. I also signed up for a Goodreads account, … More Why, yes, I studied art in college. But I learned to draw naked people by hand.