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Creativity and Kink: Odd Couple or Dynamic Duo?

The act of creation is at its base sexual in nature.  This seems like a fairly strong, even outlandish assertion, doesn't it? After all, we know the thought of writing up the quarterly gooberfloofen sales figures for that oh-so-important (but which ultimately doesn't mean a damned thing) 9am meeting doesn't make the vast majority of … Continue reading Creativity and Kink: Odd Couple or Dynamic Duo?

First Chapter Friday: The Gael and the Goddess

Even the heart of a goddess is subject to the whims of fate… J.S. Wayne debuts the new cover and first chapter of The Gael and the Goddess, now available for preorder at Smashwords!

News, Updates, Shenanigans and Other Miscellany

It's been a busy time since I was last here! Well, okay, "busy" is a relative term. I've had a lot to do, and a lot of behind-the-scenes work has been going down. I'm going to try to keep all this in some semblance of order, with the understanding there may and most likely will … Continue reading News, Updates, Shenanigans and Other Miscellany

Red!: or, On Mental Illness, Social Media, Writing and a Burning World

Rome is burning. I'm trying to dance. It's been a difficult week mentally, physically and emotionally. These are just a few of the highlights: Released Eat My Shorts!, which as any author can tell you is an exciting, taxing and stressful time under the best of circumstances Another day, another troll Apparently America is already … Continue reading Red!: or, On Mental Illness, Social Media, Writing and a Burning World

#GETLOUD! or “Here, Let Me Fix That For Ya!”

WARNING! Please DO NOT read this post while eating, drinking, smoking or otherwise engaging in any activity which may pose a choking, crashing or other safety hazard. Also, I strongly suggest having an airsickness bag or other device close at hand. Management is not responsible for any choking, mishap, accident, death or near-death experiences or … Continue reading #GETLOUD! or “Here, Let Me Fix That For Ya!”

Eat My Shorts! Quotes and Fun Facts pt. 2

It's Monday, and that means tonight at mindnight U.S. Eastern time, Eat My Shorts! goes live for sale at Smashwords! To celebrate the day, I wanted to bring you more quotes and fun facts to tempt your palate and tickle your fancy. If you missed Part One, here's a link! So, since my last post … Continue reading Eat My Shorts! Quotes and Fun Facts pt. 2

The Value of the Work

Yesterday, I gave away six copies of Eat My Shorts! as a "win before you can buy" sort of thing, since it doesn't go on sale at Smashwords officially until Tuesday morning at midnight Eastern time. I was aiming for fifty, but six isn't bad considering there have been times I literally COULD NOT give … Continue reading The Value of the Work

Eat My Shorts! Quotes and Fun Facts pt. 1

J.S.! Have you lost your ever-loving MIND?!?!? Me: Uh. Have ya MET me? Why on EARTH would you tell readers to eat your shorts??? Don't you think that's kind of...yanno...insulting? Me: Well, to be fair, I MIGHT think that...except, unlike SOME people who seem to think readers need big red crayons to perceive the painfully … Continue reading Eat My Shorts! Quotes and Fun Facts pt. 1

Random Thoughts: Eat My Shorts, #GETLOUD, #Cockygate, #BookStuffing and Avatars

There's a lot on the agenda for the day and a lot I want to discuss. I was going to do this in a video, but honestly, the week got away from me and I don't have anywhere near the stockpile of spoons it would take to create a decent quality video, make it look … Continue reading Random Thoughts: Eat My Shorts, #GETLOUD, #Cockygate, #BookStuffing and Avatars