K. Kris Loomis is an eclectic author who writes both fiction and nonfiction books. She is the author of the novel, The Sinking of Bethany Ann Crane, as well as the short story collection, The Monster in the Closet and Other Stories. Kris has also written several books about yoga and meditation and a humorous travelogue about the time she, her husband and their handicapped cat moved to South America called Thirty Days In Quito: Two Gringos and a Three-Legged Cat Move to Ecuador.
So, you finished the first draft of your novel. Yay! Now what? Surviving Revision: How One Writer Finished What She Started is a humorous first-hand account of a first-time novelist grappling with how to turn her disheveled vomit draft into a novel someone besides her mother might want to read. Unruly characters, infuriating loglines, wayward settings […]
by K. Kris Loomis in Fiction
SCENE ONE The audience was getting restless. Leopold Beckenbauer had been scheduled to begin the concert at 8:01, and it was now 8:20. I looked over at the stage area and saw Dennis whisper something to Kumar. Kumar, Superman tee shirt barely visible under his jacket, nodded his head and disappeared out the side door […]
by K. Kris Loomis in Writing
Happy October, everyone! 🎃 You all know that Halloween dominates the tenth month of the year, but did you know that October was also National Dental Hygiene Month? 😁 How about National Reading Group Month? 📚 Or my personal favorite, National Cookie Month? 🍪 I plan on eating cookies while I read this month. 😉 How will you […]