Author Archives: carolyncarceo

About carolyncarceo

cat lover, fantasy writer, library rat, explorer (within limits), kid at heart


The Bridge Door is done and even re-edited. I just need a good query letter now, and then see what happens when I inquire. Good luck, me! Advertisements

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Just got word from Magpie Eclectic Press that they will not be making an anthology of short stories any time soon. My story “The Hidden” Had been accepted to be included. Seems only 2 people sent back signed contracts (I … Continue reading

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Motif #1

Old, and yet not so old, the original was a victim of the blizzard of ’78, the present an insistence and gift from the public. Red now, she is a sign of home and welcome. It’s breezy but calm and … Continue reading

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getting lazy?

Call yourself a writer? Yes, you’re getting more written of book 3, but nothing more is done of editing book 1. Can’t send to an agent or publisher if you don’t edit. And for the writing……… WTF? Why is it … Continue reading

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deja vue

Back in March 2013, I mentioned having problems logging onto the Writers Digest critique forum. Log onto the home page, get to the site, and it says you have to log in, which you already did. Guess what? It’s happened … Continue reading

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sighless quickie

Getting a bit more written in book 3 chapter 8. Using my old discarded world to fill in characters and places. Why throw out what worked? Book 1 rewrite? Not so much done. I’ll see about tackling that after summer … Continue reading

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la sigh

Still working on book 3 (in my spare time). A forum sib has agreed to be a beta reader for book 1. Got the 1st 4 chapters edited, ready to send to her. This was from a previous post. The … Continue reading

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