Boing, boing, boing! There goes my confidence as it bounces out the door. I assumed colossal bouts of insecurity would only happen during the writing of my first book and there was no need for me to repeat those feelings the second time round. Surely, I’ve learned so much from the previous experience, right? Wrong. And don’t call me … More Insecurity, Thy Name is Writer
I normally don’t like to toot my own horn, but I can totally own up to one of my talents—I can write really badly. WHOOT, HOORAY, GO ME! I’ve totally got bragging rights on this one. Why in all that is iced with frosting would I feel proud that I cannot write positively goodly? Well, quite … More Mastering the Art of Writing Badly
As of today’s date I have one publisher reviewing my submitted manuscript for book one while I work on book two of this three-book series. And you know what? It’s kinda lonely. I’m shamelessly going emo here. Maybe not Kylo-Ren emo, but emo in my own way. The loneliness of being a so-far unpublished author stems … More The Loneliness of Being Not-yet Published
Is it July yet? Is it July yet? No, really, is it July yet? No? How ’bout now? No? OK, fine. For almost two years I’ve journalled the growing pains of writing my book, Life in the ‘Cosm. What began in May 2014 has taken me to March 2016, when something happened that got my squee levels up. … More I’m not crazy, I’m waiting to hear from the publisher!
Let’s all shout it together, shall we? One, two, three: OH THE FREAKIN’ HUMANITY, NOT A SYNOPSIS!!! … More The Book Synopsis, or, Kill Me Now