Category Archives: Writing

AWP Day 1

I’ve gotten some swag including a new t-shirt (which was useful as an impromptu hat to keep the sudden April snow off) and some new ideas, including ideas involving sex scenes. This morning I went to the most pointless and … Continue reading

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State of the Kate: February 25, 2015

I’ve been quiet for the last week because I’ve been juggling four writing projects. But here’s the skinny: My next LGBTQ column for Twin Cities Geek is going to be ready to submit by the end of this week. It’s … Continue reading

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First Page Friday

I’m also writing a biweekly LGBTQA column and reviews of Rat Queens at Twin Cities Geek. Check those out. Be sure to read the forums, too, if you’re a Minnesota based geek. Behind the cut is the first page of my current rough draft.

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State of the Kate: January 14th

So the first month of the new year is almost half over, and I’m starting my semester of screenwriting this week. I also have new plates on my roller skates, Sure-Grip Avengers in aluminum, which is a situation that fills … Continue reading

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Imposter Syndrome

I’m at the end of my first semester of grad school, wondering if I’ve done enough. I’m worrying that my stories might not be good enough, that my responses might not be insightful enough, that my responses might not be plentiful … Continue reading

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So I’ve been quiet

The last 10 days have been quiet while I got my last story submission of my first grad school semester done. I’ve finished up with four short stories which – while not fully ready for publication – I’m proud of my work … Continue reading

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Post-NaNo Wrap-Up

I wrote 50,000 words of fantasy novel (with the currently-unremarkable working title of Warrior Clans and Faerie Queens) in November. I’m not saying that I wrote a 50,000 word fantasy novel, because I didn’t – this manuscript is looking more like … Continue reading

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