The Writer's BlogWelcome to my blog: A forum to post upcoming events and irregular musings.
Spring 2014 (almost)
Mar 16, 2014 by Anne Laughlin
Everyone in Chicago has been talking about our brutal winter for months now. It's been bad from the start. Thankfully, for the good of conversations everywhere, spring starts next week.
As usual, I've not posted here for a long time. It's just my way, I guess. The most exciting thing that's been going on is the completion of my new novel, The Acquittal. Or nearly completed, I should say. The manuscript is currently with my editor and it's yet to be seen how much additional work I'll nee...
December in Vermont
Dec 5, 2013 by Anne Laughlin
I have finally, finally, decided on the title for my next book. It will be called The Acquittal and if things go as planned, it will be published in October 2014. Right now I'm at my usual late year writing residency (Vermont Studio Center), fretting and fussing over the manuscript. Since I'm currently writing my THIRD ending for the book, fretting is very much the thing.
The Acquittal is my first post-dancer book and I'll admit I didn't have the confidence, focus, or stamina that I did befor...
Spring 2013 Check-in
May 6, 2013 by Anne Laughlin
But chemo lives on and often takes a year to two to run it's evil course through my system. My biggest symptom at this point is chemo brain, a phenomenon in which you act like a woman going through menopaus...
Author Blog Hop 2012
Dec 12, 2012 by Anne Laughlin
What is the working title of your book?
I'm currently at work on my fifth novel. Case Files is very much a working title, just something to name the computer file holding all the bits and pieces of my work in progress. I am admittedly ...
The Lammys and other goings-on
Jun 28, 2012 by Anne Laughlin
Update and a new short story
May 9, 2012 by Anne Laughlin
A week ago I had the last of the eight chemotherapy treatments I've undergone in the past four months. They occurred every other week, usually leaving me a f...
I wish this post was only about writing . . .
Jan 27, 2012 by Anne Laughlin
- uncategorized (23)