Picking Up the Workshopped Novella

A couple of months have passed since putting my novella Privilege and Longing through the Writing the Novella Workshop. The workshop experience was great, the feedback invaluable, and a camaraderie was created that has so far lasted beyond the workshop. But now comes the work. It is time to review the feedback and incorporate the … Continue reading Picking Up the Workshopped Novella

Recent Short Reading

My to-be-read list of short stories, novelettes, and novellas is growing. So many good things being published right now it's hard to keep up, but I did work my way through a few items lately and here are the most remarkable: The Only Harmless Great Thing" The Only Harmless Great Thing by Brooke Bolander is … Continue reading Recent Short Reading

Best Novels Read in 2017

Here is my short list of favorite novels read in 2017, provided in no particular order. Children of Earth and Sky by Guy Gavriel Kay. In my mind this is a modern fantasy classic. The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell. In addition to reading this wonderful book I met David Mitchell … Continue reading Best Novels Read in 2017