So the Chicago Reader has an annual issue where Chicagoans all over can vote (free!) on The Best of Chicago in categories like food, entertainment, sports, and more. It's an awesome way to bring attention to the awesome things about Chicago, as proclaimed by Windy City citizens themselves. Apparently, my novel On The Isle of Sound… Continue reading The Reader’s Best of Chicago 2016 – RUNNER UP!
Upon learning that I am a Published Author, fellow writerly types often ask How I Got Published. I'm happy to answer, and to save on even more time, I thought I'd trot this out as a link that can be referenced anytime the story is prompted. "How did you get published?" In 2012, I was… Continue reading How I Met My Publisher (And Other Writer Questions Answered)
Behold! Another pie has appeared! ~A Slice of Pie!~ A tasty sample of something fresh cooked up by an artist of my choosing. Who are you? M. K. Wiseman, author. I can be found at mkwisemanauthor.com! What's your thing right now? That thing. You know. That thing over there. What is that? That would be… Continue reading Slice of Pie: M.K. Wiseman’s spicy-savory Bookminder is going to be delicious!
For my next trick, I'll pull a Danielle out of a hat! Or a Danielle-flavored piece of pie. Or a pie. Pie from a hat? ~A Slice of Pie!~ A tasty sample of something fresh cooked up by an artist of my choosing. Who are you? The jury’s still out on that. Our best guess involves… Continue reading Slice of Pie: Danielle E. Shipley’s Wild and Sweet Fairy Tale Journey
One of the things I love about being a creative type is meeting other wild and crazy folks who make cool stuff too! I am proud to have an eclectic plethora of strange and wonderful humans in my life, and so to help them keep making the art they're making, I thought I'd offer up… Continue reading Slice of Pie: Nathan Thompson’s Gothic-Steampunk Orphan Tale