Currently conducting research/writing the sequel of The Mage. Wasn't as productive during NaNoWriMo as I'd hoped, but I do have a basis for the new sequel to work on. There will be a new city, new characters and a background inspired by customs and traditions from Imperial China. A few themes I've picked up on… Continue reading Research/Writing

Decisions and NaNoWriMo

It's been a few days since I launched my latest book (whee!), and now it's time to figure out which way to proceed next. It's taken me a while to figure out my writing rhythm, but I've learned that for me, fresh eyes are required for quality editing or the words just become shapes. I… Continue reading Decisions and NaNoWriMo


A quick intro of the four MCs of my Onmyouji series: Ren Kanda (神田 蓮) Hair: Red Eyes: Brown Age: 15 FAQ: One of the few remaining onmyouji in Japan, heir to the famed Kanda clan. Minimally polite and basically stubborn. Growing up in a clan with everyone having their own agenda, he likes things efficient and… Continue reading Characters

I’m finally back and there’s a book!

To be specific, it's an ebook! I'm dusting off this blog again, because after years and years of writing and re-writing and endless editing, I've finally finished the first book of my Onmyouji Chronicles series: Let Sleeping Dogs Lie, which is now available in Amazon thanks to the wonders of self-publishing. A long while back, I… Continue reading I’m finally back and there’s a book!