My name is Laura Palmer, and I am an author, artist, photographer, and computer scientist.

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Light, he said.

Paris and Fire and Light

I didn’t mean to go to France. And I didn’t mean to enjoy it. First, I should explain why I haven’t posted much lately. With the novel done and accepted by beta readers, it landed with a few agents. At

Boats beating ceaselessly against the tide.

Completing a novel for the second time

I finished splitting the first half of my current epic fantasy novel into its own story this weekend. It required some rewriting and rearranging, along with a new ending. I have now finished this novel twice. I will likely finish

The Fading Celloist by Laura Palmer

The masked celloist – artwork

Is it still procrastination if you do something productive with your time? Or is it just a poor choice? I’m not sure which I’d rather be accused of. I’m in the process of splitting my 225K manuscript into two manuscripts