Hello, Champions, I have some sad news to share with everyone. A little over a week ago my beloved collie, Perfect Dog, passed away. I’ve avoided saying anything until now because the words just wouldn’t come in my heartbreak and grief. There’s not really much more I can bear to say about it, except that […]
Who am I?
Back in Ye Olden Days that were my early career, when I had health issues or problems I’d use panda pictures to illustrate how I was doing. I decided to return to that tradition because I’m getting sick of sounding whiny and complaining. Today I am Pouty Panda. What reason–you may ask–do I have for […]
I figured it’s about time to give you all an update on my health, so we’re all on the same page when it comes to my workload this year. I’ve got a case of bad news/good news, so let’s start with the bad news first. Since I made the initial announcement in spring, my health […]
I’ve got some unfortunate news to share with you today, Champions. I’ve been going through some minor health issues, which have ballooned into some larger health issues, and basically I’m going to have two (minor!) surgeries and a slew of dental procedures over the next few weeks. I’m fine! None of this is life threatening. […]
Today’s post isn’t so much a frequently asked question, as much as me addressing a common theme I’ve noticed among Champions. When I speak–whether it’s on Facebook Live, Youtube Live, or on a panel/discussion–I’ve noticed Champions are always disappointed with themselves because they say character/country/place names differently than I do. Please allow me to assure […]
Another suggestion/question Rock Star Assistant Meg and I commonly receive are specific writing requests. Sometimes a reader might have an idea for an entire book that they want me to write, or a specific character or theme they want me to include. This is a sticky topic for a couple of reasons. Books are copyrighted […]