Hello there from EditLand! Rising is back from my editor, and I’ve spent this weekend plowing through the final copy edit. ONLY SIX DAYS LEFT! Sign up for the Adept Cycle Interest List for your chance to win an Amazon gift card and receive updates and information right in your inbox! Last night, I realized… Continue reading NaNo Blog Interrupted
Today’s NaNo post asks us to describe our writing soundtrack. I covered this one not too long ago, so I’m going off script. I want to say something… and I mean this from the very bottom of my heart and with every fiber of my being. Writers are awesome. They are the most amazing, wonderful,… Continue reading NaNo 4 – Going Off Script
During the Author Blog Challenge, I wrote about my inspiration for Rising. Today’s post focuses on my upcoming work in progress – Release. On November 1st, I’ll pour tons of energy into book two of the Adept Cycle. Release is a guilty pleasure of mine.Then again, most of my writing is It is, of course,… Continue reading NaNo 2 – Interpreting Inspiration, Part 2
The 35-day Author Blog Challenge is behind us. I promised to move onward to the NaNo challenge starting today! So here I am! Today’s prompt asks us to write a page-long synopsis of our NaNo Work-In-Progress-To-Be. In the NaNo world, there are two types of writers: Planners and pantsers. The first is your detailed-outliner. She… Continue reading NaNo 1 – Release Synopsis
It’s t-minus-13 days to NaNoWriMo. Last year was my first time participating. And while it’s true that the whole event begets a certain stigma in the writing world (i.e., those poor editors and publishers get inundated with un-edited, half-baked tripe starting on December 1st), I use it for the momentum that it generates. About this point in… Continue reading Day 35 – Onward!
We’re one post away from the end of the 35 day Author Blog Challenge. Our prompt today is for feedback – what was good about the challenge, what we enjoyed, what could be improved. First off, I’d like to hear from my readers! What have you enjoyed about this blog (and the others from my… Continue reading Day 34 – Reflections
And, now you’re going to be singing that all day. You’re welcome. Today’s blog challenge asks, “What’s next?” That is a fantastic question. I get ideas constantly, and I want to write ALL THE THINGS. But, given my schedule and my day job, prioritizing is a must. My writing priorities are (and in very specific… Continue reading Day 33: It’s Just Around the River Bend