The first book from Margaret Lucke's new Oakledge Press will be released for Kindle on August 1 (preorder now) and in print and other ebook formats later in August. Titled The Law in Charity, it is a western by award-winning novelist Chelsea Quinn Yarbro.
Michael A. Black is in Gunnison, Colorado for the Writing in the Rockies conference, where he delivered the keynote speech and is taking part in some panels. He's also racing to meet a September 1 deadline on his latest....
Camille Minichino is testing the waters with a short short story: THE CYCLONE.
Mysti Berry’s first novella, The Last Vacation, has begun the editing process.
Ann Parker sees "a path forward" for the next 20+ pgs of her draft for Inez #5. Current status: a decent 24 pgs, with first 100 pgs due in September.... <must... write... faster...>
Carole Price is 3/4 through book #3 in her series and is deciding on whether to take a vacation in Sept.
Staci McLaughlin's editor just sent her the copy edits for Blossom Valley #5, so that's what she's focused on right now.
Priscilla Royal is lounging in well-deserved leisure and sends a photo of her fellow loungers.
SHOW AND/OR TELL
This coming week, the LadyKillers toss around the topic of "showing vs. telling." So, bring your cuppa each morning and we'll show you what we mean and tell it like it is...