Z.A. Maxfield's Blog

September 20, 2017

I made a playlist while I was working on All Wheel Drive. I am probably showing my age, but here are the songs that got me in the mood! A couple are even mentioned in the book! Haven’t Read it?
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on September 20, 2017 12:28 • 25 views

September 8, 2017

I bought a vacuum cleaner as my prize for finishing my super secret project. It’s a canister vac with a HEPA filter. Part of the reason for this is–you may remember my decluttering? First we did the garage, then the office, then the kitchen? We are not done. The first rule of declutter club is […]
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on September 08, 2017 11:19 • 27 views

September 6, 2017

When I joined RWA I was a mildly successful multi-published author of gay romance. I made pan with my first paycheck, but that was long before I understood what RWA was, so I didn’t bother joining for a while. At that point I’d signed with an agent who loved my m/m books but did not […]
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on September 06, 2017 10:36 • 23 views

August 29, 2017

In Los Angeles, we tend to think of weather in apocalyptic terms because we’re not that used to it. One drop of rain falls, and we go into crisis mode. It’s a stereotype that I freely admit has a basis in fact. I have seen weather on the ground in Arizona, New Mexico, Minnesota, North […]
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 29, 2017 12:34 • 37 views

August 18, 2017

I coulda been a contender! I signed up to do the Best Self Planner Graduate Challenge where you show your planner every day on their Facebook group page, and right away, I ran into trouble. You see… I made a mistake in my planner. In ink. And it took me several days to figure out […]
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 18, 2017 11:04 • 31 views

August 3, 2017

The Brothers Grime – Crime Scene Cleanup Because life is not a fairy tale – Available in Audiobook!
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on August 03, 2017 08:20 • 15 views

July 31, 2017

Finishing up Bill’s story! Book 2 – House on Fire – Bill’s job is on the line, he’s lost his best friend (and erstwhile dom) to another man, his trailer burns to the ground with everything he owns in it, and his father is murdered. Through it all, Finn’s trying to palm him off on […]
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on July 31, 2017 10:51 • 18 views

July 29, 2017

Week Two – The kitchen. The good news? I have the ladies coming again, Deb and Sharon, and they will force me to keep only one of everything, I hope. I have a bit of a sickness for kitchen things and clothing. And the ladies are about to find out exactly how deep that runs […]
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on July 29, 2017 07:56 • 19 views

July 28, 2017

I’ve been to all of the GRL retreats, and I love each and every one of the people I see there every year. There is no better group of people. My Tribe. No better reason to get together and spend some time sharing hugs and space and stories. But I’m experiencing some health issues (probably […]
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on July 28, 2017 08:36 • 92 views

July 26, 2017

And today, I’m weeping.
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on July 26, 2017 09:18 • 21 views