It's finally here, the scariest month of the year (discounting December for us parents that is - you know 'cause Christmas, expensive - am I right?). We are celebrating our 5 year anniversary as well this month on October 9th. We would love to have you join us with a live Facebook announcement and event.… Continue reading Special Series: The Bone Jar
Remember this: Publish America Apparently Publish America became America Star Books. After that, they went defunct. The previous owner, Miranda Prather gave way to co-owners Lawrence Clopper & Willem Meiners. After a lawsuit, multiple BBB complaints, Writer Beware\SFWA blogging about multiple warnings and Absolute Write members posting thread upon thread about them - they disappeared. I'm,… Continue reading Publish America Redux
What a mess...all for some little girl...what the fuck was I thinking. How the hell am I gonna work my way outta this... Remember this? IT LIVES...the beginnings of an idea from the gyrificated folds of my "touch of strange" mind.
Why did I choose the name Black Cat Editing & Design? It's a little bit of a story. You see I have this little ...(laughs little, that's an inaccurate description) cat. She is a smoky caramel york cat. Rare breed according to research, kind of an accidental breed. She was tiny and only maybe the… Continue reading Black Cat Editing & Design
I have this idea floating around my head for the last 48 hours. A book slash graphic novel slash illustrated comic style novel... I know, that was complicated for an explanation. I keep seeing it in my minds eye. The first page a drawing of a guy (and oh my lord my google searches must… Continue reading Bad Guy Turns Good Guy
Been working round the clock this week and last week to catch up on updates to the SAD site. Tinkering with layout, advertising ideas and networking for them. A new page will be coming up soon about advertising subscriptions for ads on the site. They get anywhere from 10 000 to 15 000 on average… Continue reading Society for Animals in Distress
The no kill shelter I work with pro bono through my business Amped Designs took a hard blow this weekend. Brandi (Goddess love her) discovered one morning this past week that someone had dumped a chow mix dog over the shelter fence. She also discovered that this dog was extremely starved, neglected and sick. Roy,… Continue reading My Heart is Heavy