The Winds of Change for K. Kolmakov

So, here we are. Yours truly, widely known in immensely narrow circles as kkolmakov, and you, my beloved readers. I have to say, I have rewritten this post about a dozen times by now… And yet I find it difficult to put what I need to say into the right words. I feel as if…

Scantily Clad Human on My Cover and Amazon Kindle Scout

So, here’s what’s happening with Hammer Up! previously known as “Stop, Hammer Time!” on my FanFiction page. In return to my submission of the text and this cover: I received this email: which left me quite confused. What is it that they are unhappy with, I asked myself. Is it the clipart drawing of an ancient statue,…

Two Completed Projects and a Dozen Running :)

Hello! Update, update, it’s time for an update on what Katya’s doing 🙂 (Clearly some writers/artists here have had a wee bit too much chocolate. But seriously, chocolate affects me like booze does normal people, while booze just knocks me out 😀 And there was this box of Lindt elves; and they were glossy and…

Two New Projects

Hello! I decided it was a good idea to write on my blog more often, just to keep you posted regarding what’s going on, and more so, to get some feedback from you, my duckies! So, there are two ideas that I’m nursing these days (besides the usual lot of FF, AO3, and JukePop writing; Stop,…

Updated Schedule + “Stop, Hammer Time!” News

Hello! Firstly, here’s the new and adjusted update schedule (considering the latest developments): Monday: Fairy Wars on Archive of Our Own (AO3) Tuesday: Sunny Side Up (Star Trek/ Hobbit crossover fusion, in collaboration with Wynni) on AO3 (bi-weekly) Wednesday: Ice Ice Baby! on fanfiction.net and AO3 (simultaneous updates, just choose whichever site works better for you)…

Update Schedule and Patreon News

Hello! I decided that it would be nice of me to post my update schedule, since I was asked several times, and generally, I feel people are already twitching nervously since I’m jumping from platform to platform, updating in a seemingly frantic fashion 🙂 Firstly, yes, I am. There’s a lot going on, and it…

The Question of Mental Health

When I started writing the story that later became my book “Convince Me the Winter is Over,” both protagonists had been well established characters. I had written numerous stories on fanfiction.net about them. The circumstances were different, they would have had different professions and family history, but the core qualities were the same. She had…