The end of 2012 is fast upon us, Gentle Reader. If I had time to get
contemplative and nostalgic I might. Perhaps next week. Holidays are
busy in the world of Gail, full of hugely trying bouts of vast food
consumption, epic rivers of tea, presents, and a great deal of driving.
Woe is me.
Prudence is off my radar at the moment out getting
critiqued. Wish me luck? This means I am attempting to complete all
those tasks I put off in order to finish my draft. You know, tiny little
things like overhauling my entire website, and e-formatting another
short story, and last quarter's accounts. Small insignificant little
bits and bobs.
What Gail is really doing
Look at me, all about the sarcasm this season. I can't help it, good cheer and sparkly lights make me come over all snarky.
appears to have been a very octopus steampunk set of festivities. This
does not warrant sarcasm but is, in fact, a serious business. Look at my
From my Popster. Octopus globe available here, source of steampunk one is unknown.
From Ellen (found similar here)
What Mum wrapped my pressies in, found here.
GAIL'S DAILY DOSEYour Moment of Parasol . . .1913Mantle Paul Poiret, 1913 The Victoria & Albert MuseumYour Infusion of Cute . . .Modcloth Live in the Present Lamp Shade $80Your Tisane of Smart . . .
1913 Cruise Ship MenuYour Writerly Tinctures . . .7 Setting Basics That Can Bring a Story to Life PROJECT ROUND UPPrudence
~ The Parasol Protectorate Abroad Book the First:
First draft with betas.Curtsies & Conspiracies
~ The Finishing School Book the Second:
Title changed. Copy edits done awaiting proofs. Release date November 2013.Manga
~ Soulless Vol. 2: (AKA Changeless
) Out now!Etiquette & Espionage
~ Finishing School Book the First: Release date Feb 5, 2013.
Book News:My book as an ornament.Quote of the Day:
is, in my view, the duty of an apple to be crisp and crunchable, but a
pear should have such a texture as leads to silent consumption."
~ Edward Bunyard