Rewriting HRD was a roller coaster. I essentially started over three times and my wall is currently covered in post-it notes, it's just missing the red string and I will actually look like a serial killer. HRD also has a temp cover I'm still semi proud of. This won't be the final version but Sil … Continue reading Update: Book 3 is rewritten!
Over the course of this process I am being constantly reminded of just how much I have to learn, an everyday it seems what I didn't know wants to bite me. Nobody told me about all the technical processes behind releasing a book and no matter how much research I did before, I'm still caught … Continue reading Week 36: Hiccups
Let's get real for a minute, all of this is new to me and I'm figuring everything out along the way. I've been doing intense research for the last two years, trying to figure out the publishing industry, marketing, and self-publishing, and once I set my mind to it, information comes pretty freely. My struggle … Continue reading Week 34: ARC copies and a couple mistakes
It's that time again! Hello Readers and Writers, If there's anything I've been able to stay consistent with, it's keeping up with my bimonthly goals. Journalling has become a part of my everyday schedule and I can't live without my little book. I'm really looking forward to September and October because fall is my favorite … Continue reading Week 33: Bimonthly Goals and Pre-Release hype!
Hello Writers and Readers! Last week was awesome! I had a plan, I had the means, I was ready to get it done. Monday I went to my bank to deposit the money for ISBNs, Thursday after calling my bank I found out I needed a new debit card. Mhmm perfect timing. I drove into … Continue reading Week 29: Announcement–EVERYTHING IS ON FIRE!!!
III Induction Everything he knew was about to change. “You’ve been a Shadow since you were born. You were always one of us, but it’s possible your Shadow is different than ours and it cannot be detected by that strange test.” The girl explained with an unbreakable smile, smoothing back her long brunette hair … Continue reading TS:Fire’s Hope Chapter 3 Induction
II Ash and Fire October 26, 2030 The first semblance of consciousness returned as doors closed around him. Standing by himself, Mark stared at the cold metal, a space only six feet by four feet. He felt drugged and dazed but was regaining control over his senses. He became acutely aware he was in … Continue reading TS:Fire’s Hope Chapter 2 Ash and Fire