I'm a YA writer who spends too much time on the internet. My YA novels FAIR COIN and QUANTUM COIN are available now from Pyr Books. THE SILENCE OF SIX will be out 11/5/14 from Adaptive Books.

 

No offense to my own wonderful cats, but this is my favorite cat.

Good writing advice from a fortune cookie. (Lucky numbers are 40, 21, 30, 34, 56, 38.)

Good writing advice from a fortune cookie. (Lucky numbers are 40, 21, 30, 34, 56, 38.)

My first meatloaf! Pretty delicious if I do say so.

My first meatloaf! Pretty delicious if I do say so.

Furikake-topped salmon! Forbidden black noodles! Mmmmmm…

Furikake-topped salmon! Forbidden black noodles! Mmmmmm…

Blackened chile-dusted chicken… or, blackened everything. (Oops.)

Blackened chile-dusted chicken… or, blackened everything. (Oops.)

This man will be able to work anywhere that needs a forklift operator.

(Source: Boing Boing)

"Ms. Owl, how many licks does it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Tootsie Pop?" Photo by bornofanatombomb at Free Library, with Jill Sybesma and Arizona the barn owl after Jeff VanderMeer’s reading.

"Ms. Owl, how many licks does it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Roll Tootsie Pop?" Photo by bornofanatombomb at Free Library, with Jill Sybesma and Arizona the barn owl after Jeff VanderMeer’s reading.