Late Post, and an Absence

Posting super late today. Given how much I am working (around 10 hours a day), I just haven’t had time to develop as a writer or reader, think of topics, and keep up with blogging. So unfortunately I will be […]

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Ink Links Roundup

Ink Links Roundup

Having passed that tipping point of 30 years, and having been that child who at seven thought she was already too old to start some things, Melissa occasionally needs this reminder that she’s not “too late” to become a successful […]

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I just want to write!

I just want to write!

Naturally, when one doesn’t have time to write, all one thinks about is writing. I just want to write. Work two jobs is killer, especially when you’re low on funds so you know you need to work lots (yay parental […]

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Ink Links Roundup – Wattpad, Writing as Resistance

Ink Links Roundup – Wattpad, Writing as Resistance

Publishing Perspectives writes up a great overview of Wattpad platform here. If you’ve been thinking about diving in (like Kate has pondered), check it out. — A gorgeous piece of writing by Dimas Ilaw called The Shape of the Darkness […]

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Compound Work

Compound Work

I’ve been back at work a week now and I’m starting to find a groove for my compound working. Get to day job. Work 4.5 hours. Lunch at day job? Work 1 hour on side job. Back to day job […]

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Ink Links Roundup – Piracy, String Theory, and Webcomics

Ink Links Roundup – Piracy, String Theory, and Webcomics

In the indie publishing world, there is a lot of talk about piracy. If someone downloads your book illegally for free, some say that it really doesn’t matter; they wouldn’t have purchased your book anyway. In the traditional publishing world, […]

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