May, the Month of Maybe Selling a Story Somewhere, Pretty Please!

Since I should, in fact, be writing, I thought – let me write a blog post about writing! That’s the same thing, right? Right?

An update on goals

When I set out on this writing adventure at the beginning of March, I outlined a few goals. Let’s revisit them, shall we? Continue reading


This Week’s Discoveries in Writing

Today’s word count: 340

For anyone who didn’t realize it yet, there’s a lot of stuff on the internet. I browsed through a little bit of it this week.


A database of fiction and poetry publications that, sadly, led me to discover the extremely low acceptance rates of Fantasy & Science Fiction, the publication to which I just submitted my short story. However,  I did find several other publications that could be options when/if my rejection letter comes.

Distributed Proofreaders

Discovered through a friend, this is the volunteer site for proofreading books currently in transition to ebook format as part of Project Gutenberg. The initial proofreading stage is very simple, and they need more volunteers. Continue reading