The novel sputtered, not starting. Nothing worked. All her previous novels came easily. But now no word, no sentence looked right.
She needed to solve the problem. And then did.
A story... about writing... a story.
Dee. W. Schofield is the pen name of USA Today bestselling author Dean Wesley Smith. Dean has written more than one hundred popular novels and well over two hundred published short stories.
His novels include the science fiction novel Laying the Music to Rest and the thriller The Hunted as D.W. Smith. With Kristine Kathryn Rusch, he is the coauthor of The Tenth Planet trilogy and The 10th Kingdom.
He writes under many pen names and has also ghosted for a number of top bestselling writers.
Dean has also written books and comics for all three major comic book companies, Marvel, DC, and Dark Horse, and has done scripts for Hollywood. One movie was actually made.
Over his career he has also been an editor and publisher, first at Pulphouse Publishing, then for VB Tech Journal, then for Pocket Books. He is now back editing part time for Fiction River.
Currently, he is writing thrillers and mystery novels under another name.