Author Archives: dianawilder

On hold…

So… Manuscript is at nearly 90K words. Filling in and expanding where necessary will bring it in target. I’m sold on the story, like the characterization – In other words, I seem(ed) to be clicking along on all cylinders, allowing … Continue reading

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A Killing Among the Dead is Free August 18 through August 20

The giveaway is ended – thank you for looking! Free from Satuday, August 18 through Monday, August 20: History, mystery and a dash of mythology… You can read some sample chapters here, or go to my website:

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Historical Romance

I have been giving a lot of thought lately to what some people scornfully call ‘Bodice Rippers’.  You know the sort of story I mean.  Sometimes they are called ‘Historical Fiction’, to the dismay of people like me who actually write historical fiction.      I … Continue reading

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First Final Draft Finished….

    I  have just (this morning) finished the First Final Draft of my latest, Mourningtide.  That means I’ve filled in holes, the narrative flows, I’ve found most basic mistakes, and I’m satisfied with it as it stands at this moment.    … Continue reading

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This is from a story with the tentative title Lord of the Two Lands. It takes place two hundred years after Pharaoh’s Son.   As I mentioned before, I had a strong idea for a character and started jotting.  The plot … Continue reading

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        …We all get them.  Sometimes good, sometimes bad.  Always helpful, whether good or bad.         Reviews are what you get when a reader is nice enough to give feedback and a rating on something he or she purchased and … Continue reading

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Interview on Jenna Johnson’s blog today!

Writer and illustrator Jenna Johnson has honored me with an interview on her blog today.  You can find it HERE The interview concerns ..And while you’re there, do check out her work!

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