Sneak Peek: Emma Makes a Friend by M. Lush

This one got caught in editing, but it will be live soon. So let’s start with a free sample.   Prism Falls was another mixed-capital community, one of three Emma Veneta managed for a ludicrously wealthy collection of people who had likely never set foot inside any of the communities’ doors. The first two floors […]

Wolf Heart Excerpt

(It has come to my attention that my links are off, so I am reposting some book excerpts I can’t find on my site anymore.) 1 The world puts demands on us. Endure this, it says. Survive this, it dares. However, the higher powers, if there are any, have no understanding of who we are. […]

What to say?

No, really, what am I supposed to say? Do you really want work count updates? Except I’m writing by hand most days which makes it harder to count. Photos? Peeks at my crafts? I feel like such an un-exciting author. I know! Have a dog picture!  

Supernatural Veterinary Science: Good God, don’t do that!

My dayjob and writing life will collide this weekend at Imaginarium in Louisville, KY. I’ll be teaching a writing class on applying biology (vet medicine/animal behavior science/epidemiology). Coincidentally, I’ve also been reading Hounded by Kevin Hearne. I was recommended to me by a number of people who probably thought I’d like it because the main […]

Building a Bug Out Bag for Your Dog

Note: This is an updated version of this older post on disaster prepping for pets. I’m reexamining my own dog bug out bags (picked up a new dog back pack on clearance, and a good quality one too.) and figured it was time to reexamine the subject here too. I think it’s really important to […]

A snippet from the WIP

From my work in progress, Gone to the Dogs Jax jogged restlessly through the pines, cedars, and naked oaks of the “tame woods”. It was technically on the human side of their territory. Some human, many years ago, had paved a trail through and culled diseased wood, even planted woodland flowers and erected a few […]