Every once in a while – I should probably do it more often – I need to spend some time clearing the mental underbrush. Go through books, papers, odd notes, Continue reading
Teal with teal and green, instead of blues.
Tried using two shades of gold in the diamonds. Contrast didn’t come out nearly as well as I’d expected. Hmm.
Has been a hectic day, so… have some stray crossover worldbuilding thoughts.
The most visible obstacle in crossing Bleach and Darker than Black is the moon. Continue reading
Started the third major (fifth total so far) edit run on Pearl of Fire. RL problems or not, I have to admit I needed a break from the manuscript. Not sure how other people find edits working, Continue reading
Put this together and realized it reminded me of Shioshishio’s school colors.
…Friends don’t let friends bead in dim light?
Spike tapped his fingers on the arm of his wheelchair, casting a jaundiced eye at the still-smoldering master vampire leading what was left of their sorry lot. Drusilla was curled up in a ball whimpering, half their former minions were dust, Continue reading
There’s the advice to write what you know, and the further advice that if you can’t do that, then research enough to know what you write. But useful as those are, they leave out something critical Continue reading