The blog returns!
Ok, first off, WOW WAS LAST WEEK'S POST ILL-TIMED! HAHA...Sorry. Seriously, though. I try not to get political on social media so as to appear appetizing to potential employers, customers, and friends. But I'm not an appetizer. I'm a person with thoughts and feelings. Right now I know and feel that what is happening right … Continue reading Book Update 6-2-20
Character arcs are tricky, yo.
Hey, folks. Just wanted to let you know real quick that there is an official World Anvil page for the world in which my fantasy novel "Tang of Fate" takes place. It's a work in progress, but you'll find loads of information on the backstory and whatnot. Check it out!
Some book updates, Octavia Butler, and Dracula!
So, I got my edits back over a month ago, and I still haven't gone through them all. I have a lot of fear. Fear of rejection, fear my writing won't be good enough. But it's more than that. I realize now the reason so much of my writing has fallen flat is that I … Continue reading Writing Down the Bones
In which I pontificate on the past.
And that's ok. So does mine. It's not terrible by any means, but it's no masterpiece. Totally normal. Everyone stinks their first time. That's what gives us room to grow. But that's the hard part: Growing. See, you have to want to get better to be better. You have to do the work, put in … Continue reading Your First Book Will Stink
Sent my book to the editor the other day. I'm using Jordan Rosenfeld's editing services. She's great, and I highly recommend her. She looked over my manuscript once before and gave me great direction and guidance. Hope she's ready because this draft is almost totally different from the one I showed her before. Yes, I've … Continue reading More Book News
Behold! A chilling tale of danger and suspense, excerpted from a work in progress. #epicfantasy #WritersLife #ProperFormat