WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Take a walk on el lado salvaje

My Camino Walk: A Way to Healing by Timothy L. Phillips My rating: 4 of 5 stars I hadn’t heard of the Camino de Santiago in northern Spain until Tim … Continue reading

November 17, 2017 · 11 Comments

101 “damnations!”

So this is what querying 101 agents looks like. I used to track this stuff on the computer, ultimately moving to QueryTracker (why not Query Tracker?), which proved to be … Continue reading

November 13, 2017 · 18 Comments

Taking Indie-Scribable underground

Remember my editorial service – Indie-Scribable? After two years, I’m ready to let the website go. It turns out that, strangely enough, there’s not much demand for affordable editorial help … Continue reading

November 8, 2017 · 12 Comments

Once upon a mattress

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf My rating: 4 of 5 stars Our Souls at Night, this sweet and sad novel by Kent Haruf, has been made, unfortunately, into … Continue reading

November 7, 2017 · 3 Comments

Counting magpies … and queries

My agent search continues, and I’m rapidly approaching my target query number of 100. Pretty clear that I’ll have to exceed it. I’m just not sure how many more agents … Continue reading

November 1, 2017 · 9 Comments

Bean there, done that

I keep seeing tweets like the one above from writers, celebrating coffee. They drive me nuts. It’s like all you have to do is get some caffeine in you and … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · 22 Comments

Tools for fools

I just heard of this new writing app called BlankPage. It helps you write. Awesome! I’m not sure why they don’t like to put a space between Blank and Page. … Continue reading

October 20, 2017 · 8 Comments