Archives Every blog post on the site, sorted by month. Enjoy! (And please feel free to comment on old posts. We’ll still read ’em.) June 2017 Quick and Dirty Posts (and Why You Should Do Them) December 2016 7 Ways to Recharge Your Writing Over the Holidays August 2016 Does Writing Fantasy Require Research? May 2016 Do Artists Really Need an Audience? December 2015 Want To Be Happy? Forget About Your Goals August 2015 On the Rules of Writing February 2015 Sad News The Crosstown Kid Releases Today! January 2015 Cover Reveal for The Crosstown Kid! December 2014 What Inspired The Crosstown Kid? October 2014 7 Things I Learned By Working With an Editor September 2014 My Five Favorite Crime Novels (so far...) August 2014 The Crosstown Kid April 2014 Fourth Story Published at SNM January 2014 Announcing a New Site July 2013 What to Do When You're Overwhelmed January 2013 What To Do When the Words Don’t Show Up July 2012 Why World-Building Sucks January 2012 Say Goodbye to Your Straightjac-... erm, Genre November 2011 For the Fledgling Writer October 2011 Are You Ready?