All writing is mathematical.

Ah, you say, how can that be?  Am I crazy?  Mathematicians, engineers, and computer geniuses totally use one side of their brains and poets/artists/literary giants totally use the other! It’s like zombies coexisting peacefully with the living! Like football players getting along with the marching band!  Like the Flyers and the Rangers sharing the ice without bloodshed!  No,…

Nick Chapter 5

Megan has been whisked away to parts unknown, to a village of craftspeople producing objects of incredible quality and beauty.  Nick tells her he has bought her there to heal her troubled soul, but she is about to discover that her adventure has only just begun: Chapter 5 Nick arrived early the next morning as Meg,…

Nick, Chapter 1

This is my favorite time of year without question.  I’ve already begun decking my halls because Thanksgiving is so late this year.  It’s been unusually cold here in Georgia, so I’ve already had fires in the fireplace every night.  Even though gas logs are the ‘upgrade’ in the houses in our neighborhood, I insisted on…

Rejection

I thought I had become so used to rejection that it would roll right off like rain on a duck’s back.  Turns out, not so much. Had an agent pitch at a recent conference and I pitched Nick.  The agent was very kind and asked for my first three chapters.  Her rejection was also kind.  She didn’t…