Category: Writerly Things

Strictly No Elephants

Once there was a small child and his tiny elephant. They needed a forever-home, so they wandered up streets and down, knocking on doors, always hoping… And then, at the top of a tall flight of stairs and behind an apple-red door, a lady with brown hair and smiling eyes invited them to stay a…
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October 9, 2013 5

SteamCon Bound

If you will be in the Seattle area at the end of October, you should plan on swinging by SteamCon V at the Bellevue Hyatt Regency. Running from Octobery 25th to 27th with a theme of “Around the World,” I will be there to participate in programming and sign All The Things and talk about…
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September 12, 2013 0

“Tangled” Writing

You might have caught it the first time I posted on LiveJournal, or maybe this is new material for you, but I’ve added a page for my “Tangled” writing process over here. Welcome to the EmoCoaster!  


June 30, 2012 0

Prepare the confetti cannons!

Today, SO SILVER BRIGHT is out in paperback. Please help Bertie and the fairies celebrate by picking up a copy at your favorite book store and a cupcake (or six) from your favorite bakery! We are also celebrating the fact that the Théâtre Illuminata series is a finalist for the 2012 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for…
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May 23, 2012 0