As far as tracking my progress is concerned, I’m not great at it.
I don’t always log my words. I go months at a time of writing fiction, blog posts, etc. without admitting to myself that I need to keep track of my output, because I’m kind of stubborn and a little bit lazy.
So this progress report is going to be a mixed bag.
Continue reading “Progress Report: January – June 2017”
Lately I’ve been making a point to spread my wings, broaden my horizons, and a ton of other cliches, so I’ve been trying to guest post at a few other sites. Mostly because I’m told it’ll help me build my audience. I don’t want you lovely readers to be lonely.
And I had a couple of bites!
Continue reading “I’m on other sites!”
Endings are the most bittersweet part of writing. Sure, the blank page is hard, and the sloppy middle causes procrastination, but the end holds a special power to bring an assortment of emotions to a writer that can be hard to handle.
Continue reading “The Bittersweet End of the Trilogy”
Ah, collaboration. There’s nothing quite like it. And whether you’re working with someone else for the first time or are a seasoned pro, there’s always something new to learn about the art of combining styles.
I’ve tried to collaborate with other authors a few times before, but I’ve never had the kind of results I wanted. Usually the project ends up dead in the water, which is sad at best and embarrassing at worst.
So why am I concerned with collaboration today? Continue reading “So you say you want collaboration…”
There aren’t a lot of catastrophes in the life of a writer. We aren’t secret agents or storm chasers. We don’t work with guns, bombs, or nuclear missile codes. We mustn’t let our weapons precede us around every corner or wait with bated breath each time the phone rings (usually). Continue reading “I Lost My Novel Outline”
If you’re on my email list, you know that I recently faced a stumbling block in my writing, and it knocked me off my feet. Continue reading “Looking for a writing challenge? I was – and I found it!”
To be honest, I don’t even know how I got my hands on this book bundle. As of this writing [in February 2017], I can’t find it available for purchase. That being said, each of the three books in the bundle are available, so I wanted to share my thoughts anyway, in case the writers out there are looking for a resource in your publishing journey.
Continue reading “Craft, business, and the best advice an indie can get in a book bundle. [Book Review]”