Current Projects
Stormlight 4 & 5 outlining
80 %
Starsight (Skyward 2) 5th draft
100 %
Stormlight 4 rough draft
5 %
MTG: Children of the Nameless release
100 %




Annotations + Writing Excuses

It’s hard to believe that I haven’t mentioned the writing advice podcast I do with Howard Tayler and Dan Wells, Writing Excuses, in almost three months. Regardless, we’re still putting out an episode every week—this week’s episode focuses on blending genres and how to do it successfully. As always, it’s only 15 minutes long because Read the full article…


Writing Excuses Podcast CD Collection!

Writing Excuses, as a podcast, has been enormously successful. Honestly, I’ve been surprised at the reaction and response from listeners. One thing that I’ve had a lot of people ask us for is a CD which collects all of the audio files together, so that they don’t have to search through them on the website Read the full article…




Progress Bar

You may have noticed that the progress bar on A MEMORY OF LIGHT moved up pretty quickly last week. That was due to a number of factors–one of which being that I knew I wouldn’t be able to get as much done this week. I teach a class at the local university occasionally, and final Read the full article…


Two New Podcasts

The new episode of Writing Excuses is up, and I really enjoyed this one. I thought we had an informative discussion about using heroes in your stories. I expect these to get better and better as Dan, Howard, and I learn to play off of one another. Our goal with these is to be quick, Read the full article…


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