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Write-a-thon: Monsterpede, page 06 + new collaboration

(For those just joining us, Monsterpede is an anti-all-ages picture book that serves as an allegory for a writer’s journey. I intend to self-publish it for the experience, and I am bloging all my progress. Also, my hand is busted and typoa abound. Sorry!) I think perhaps this book will change the world. I say […]

Write-a-thon Week One: Broken bones and pretend progress

It’s that time of year again, when Clarion and Clarion West graduates and supporters pledge to write every week in solidarity with this year’s students, generating sponsorships from generous donors. I promised to blog my progress, so to begin with, here’s an x-ray taken the first day of the Write-a-thon: While this post is late […]

Sinking Among Lilies – digital edition

Last year, Beneath Ceaseless Skies published my story “Sinking Among Lilies” in Issue #92. Recently, the 2012 Locus Recommended Reading List came out, with this story included! Since the rights have reverted to me, I thought this was a good time to experiment with the process of formatting and publishing something on my own at […]

Monsterpede Script and Storyboard

Here’s the entire manuscript, with the storyboard thumbnails! Some of the thumbs have red in them–ignore that, I was trying to imagine where the text would go, but I realized that was futile and stopped. Some of the thumbs aren’t quite how I intend to draw the panel, but the script right now is pretty […]

Monsterpede Script & Dummy

More about the process of Monsterpede! I’m documenting what I do in order… 1. Write the story The first thing I did was write a really sloppy version of the story. My favorite part is this You run out of two-headed rats, and flying frogs, and land-eels. You get so hungry that you eat your […]

Making Monsterpede: Self-publication

I started a new project called “Monsterpede.” I plan to self-publish it, so I’m free to bore you with openly document the process here. This first post in the series I make about “Monsterpede” is going to be about self-publishing, which I declare, right now, is one of the best things about living in the […]