Tag: Inspiration

5 Minutes with Katherine McIntyre

This is a chance to learn a bit more about Katherine McIntyre, author of Stolen Petals.   Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/kmcintyreauthor Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/pixierants Tumblr: booksteacoffee.tumblr.com Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/kmcintyremt Website: http://www.katherine-mcintyre.com Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/6473654.Katherine_McIntyre   About the Author I started writing when I was a kid. Like when you’re little and they ask […]


This looks like fun.  I have extra time this June to devote to writing, so I thought this might be the best way to keep on track. For those of you who are unfamiliar with JuNoWriMo, it’s a month long writing adventure in the style of NaNoWriMo, complete with […]

On Writing: Good Things

Saturday was the first day I had a few minutes to sit outside and relax in the sunlight. After a long, cold winter in the Midwest, the first warm spring day is something very special. But the first warm spring day that a person can spend time outside […]

The Hybrid Temporality of Steampunk

In literature, steampunk falls under the genre of speculative fiction. Steampunk can refer to modern narratives set in Victorian England or the American Old West. It can also be set in a futuristic world that incorporates aesthetic touchstones of the late Eighteenth Century and early Nineteenth century periods […]