Hey there! This is my Monday blog time. So, here goes with the news! As some of you may know, I’ve been scribbling or rather typing away at a novella for the past few months. Now, it’s complete. It got two drafts and a self-edit. Yesterday, it got sent off to the editor for it’s… Continue reading At The Finish Line
Well, it’s been a busy week for me on the writing front. I’ve managed to get my short story and cover letter in for a competition being run by Michael J Sullivan to win the chance of getting my story published at the back of his new book! Not sure of I’ll even get close,… Continue reading Novellas. Editing. Coverart.
I don’t know, I really don’t. *shakes head in disbelief* It all boils down to the basic fact that as writers/authors we all have to take critism at some point. Once you release your story out into the wilds of reality and folks get to read it, some will ineviatably suggest improvements, may not like it,… Continue reading *Sigh*…
Ok, well, I’ve done one of these 7/7/7 challenges before. It was a while back and I posted a seleciton from my upcoming novel. This time, I’m mixing it up a bit and using my current novella, which is due out in the summer. This latest challenge comes from, Lauren Gunter at Making The Novel A… Continue reading I’ve Been Challenged…
Ok, I’m delving into the world of my upcoming novel with a novella that I’d assumed would be about 30,000 words. Turns out, I was mistaken and the story, not to mention the characters veered off onto a different path. The first draft, which to to be fair, was just a skeleton of an idea… Continue reading Second Drafts
Ok everyone, here’s a little poll just because I’d like to be nosey and see what all you fantastic folks really enjoy about a fantasy story. Please select your answer and vote. I’d love to know what you think. Thanks for reading! 🙂
Ok, so I have no issue with reviewing other writer’s stories/books/work. It’s always great to find a new writer that pulls you into a brand new world filled with awesome characters and a really great story. However I have an issue with spam and not the sort you find in a can. Just because I… Continue reading Let’s Get Real People!
Honestly, it’s already well over 25 degrees celsius at 9:30am! What’s up with that? To add to the bad news, it’s going to be 35 degrees celsius by dinner time. And while some folks may love the sun and the heat, I prefer to be cold and put on a jumper, rather than feel my… Continue reading Help! My Brain Is Melting!