Tracy S. Morris

Quirky Mysteries, Screwball Fantasy and Sassy History

Archive for December, 2009

Fiction Friday, With a side of life.

My new glasses are in. I’m not sure how much I like them. On one hand, they’re very stylish. On the other, they’re less round than my old glasses, and I’ve lost quite a bit of my peripheral vision. Not sure I like that at all. It kind of makes me feel claustrophobic. Maybe I’ll […]

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09:36 flurries! # 09:50 It’s hard to not look at a robe anymore without thinking of it as a backwards snuggie. # 10:04 @bevhale I’ve been on a cookie frenzy too, as my tighter clothing can attest. 🙁 # 14:21 Livejournal is still sending me old updates. People got a little crazy sending out free […]

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Writerly Wednesday: I love it when a Plan Comes together.

Before I checked my LJ F-List and read all about the SF brouhaha over pay rates that has been bandied about (and if you haven’t heard about it, scamper over to John Scalzi’s blog and check it out), I actually planned out a post on perusing rejection. Scalzi’s post actually kind of dovetails nicely with […]

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10:45 Cold and rainy out. Dogs don’t mind staying in. I have literal examples of dogpiles in my office. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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Monday Math (With a Side Order of Friday Fiction)

I typically post a bit of what I’m writing on Fridays, but I really, really needed a break this weekend. So I mostly spent the weekend baking Christmas cookies and leaving the computer off. So since I did not post on Friday, I’m posting a little bit of my writing today. Stories out 6 (two […]

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23:29 Decorating for christmas. # 23:32 Don’t ask about the giant christmas ornaments on my lawn. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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Writerly Wednesday: Get Used to It

Recently asked me how I deal with rejection. This is especially timely because yesterday I got another rejection from Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction ("Didn’t stand out of the Pack" instead of "Didn’t grab me" for you rejectomancy prognosticators).

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20:19 Waiting in line at the pizza place. # Automatically shipped by LoudTwitter

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