They're serious, folks.
When are we going to be?
Some goodies stolen from Moorish Girl:
Here I've been struggling for four years to get an agent. Poor Jill has struggled four years with one.
I've only recently started concentrating on writing short stories. I'm not very good at it yet. It requires a precision and economy you don't get while honing your novel writing skills. Roxana Robinson has my back.
And speaking of short stories (cue shameful plug), here is the cover to the JIGSAW NATION anthology due now in Spring 2006, which includes my first published story: