short fiction

BookQW: Break

I have been lax about updating Book Quote Wednesday here, my bad! This week’s bookqw word is “break,” and I’ve got a tease of something coming RSN…     (Yes, it is a Devil’s West short story and no, it does not involve Isobel or Gabriel.)

This break in the novel is sponsored by short fiction....

So I rarely (never) have playlists (or even listen to music) when I’m writing a novel.  For short fiction, though?  Almost always.  I don’t think it through – I rummage in the bin and pull out whatever feels right, and then try to figure out what those choices are telling me about where I’m going […]