The Stealth Lovers will be published by Renaissance!

  I know, right? WHEEEE!!! I'm so excited that the folks who believed in Life in the ’Cosm have also agreed to take on The Stealth Lovers, which is the origin story of Xax and Viv. We learned from ’Cosm that these two warriors were also known as a formidable duo called The Stealth, but …

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Insecurity, Thy Name is Writer

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 …

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I’m not crazy, I’m waiting to hear from the publisher!

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. …

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People are reading my book. REAL PEOPLE! *bites nails*

Well, I did it. I think some of my edits might look like drunk writing towards the end of the manuscript, but no matter. My book has gone to the beta reader test group. I selected people who are discerning and detail-oriented, so heaven help me. While I'm nervous, I'm also looking forward to hearing …

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Editing really, really bad words. Really.

You cannot imagine how useful I found the article, Very and Other Useless Words to Erase Forever from writerscircle.com. The overused words listed in it are: Very/really Suddenly Amazing/awesome That Started This taught me that I really, really have a problem with my manuscript. No, really. I swear, really. It's important to realize that the first draft is going to be the …

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