And last but certainly not least our final character for the week. Captain Garrett Catheridge, whom I left until the end for a reason. He is not really a main character, but he does have some kind of impact on almost every other character in the book, especially our protagonist. He stopped outside the entrance… Read More Garrett
It was a good weekend in my world. At least on the writing side of things. I have chapter 1 and 2 written and then jumped to a scene I had to get down on paper. The new scene will be about chapter 5 or 6. Now to fill in the gaps. I had taken… Read More Happy Monday!
I am happy to report sales on my debut novel. I am so excited to know that there are people out there with my big on their reading devices. A little nervous at the same time. We are our own worst critics and I always fear that someone will hate it. Or worse, hate it… Read More Debut novel makes sales!
I am finding it hard to keep myself in 1st draft mode. I spent so much time editing that I keep going back and rewriting, deleting, and being overall perfectionist. I keep having to tell myself, just write, write, write and worry about editing later. I am going to reset the countdown on my blog… Read More Writer Modes
I am back from a very needed ten day vacation. Six states later I am back home and now it’s time to get back to work. Actually back to works? Is that plural for work? I am back to my 9-5 job, the one that pays the bills, and back to writing and promoting. I… Read More Back to Work…Works?
So I have been working on a poem…sort of. That fills in some history gaps in my elven lands for the main character. The sky wheel forever turns Wind blows and grasses bend The elven lands The clans defend When times come hard When the darkness grows Threat and danger And deep magic flows The… Read More Elven poem
I survived 15 hours in the van with 4 kids! This was actually a great trip. The kids did really well considering how much time we spent on the road. Why am I posting this on my writing blog? Because with 15 hours, of which I only drove about 5. I jotted down all sorts… Read More Worth it!
Tomorrow I will be starting my 10 days of vacation. A lot has been going on with my 9-5 job, personal life and of course I finished my novel, almost, by my deadline. I will not be completely absent. I will be spending a lot of the driving time catching up on all the blogs… Read More 10 Days of Discovery