Recent Blog Posts:

Cool Stuff Friday

Friday is back from a quick U.P. trip! Dog photographer of the year winners Dogs begging for food Dogs just being goofy. (Yes, this week’s post has a theme.)

Finished Draft and LEGO Transformers Break

During my eight-day writing staytreat, I wrote about 22,000 words to finish up the first draft of Project K! There was much rejoicing!!! And now I get to…well…sit down and start rewriting Project K. I’m pretty happy with this first draft, and it gave me a decent idea what the book’s really about and what(…)

Cool Stuff Friday

Friday is still collecting dog-petting translations! Happy dogs! Award-winning underwater photography More dog snapchats

VERY IMPORTANT LINGUISTICS POST About Petting Dogs

Over on Twitter, I started a Very Important Linguistics thread about how to ask to pet someone’s dog in other languages. I took several years of French in high school, and yet when I went to a French book fest/convention last year, I lacked this vital knowledge! Here are the results so far, sorted by(…)

Jim C. Hines