Two of Forty-Eight Hundred (a rough guesstimate)

What’s your second edit look like? For some reason, I was thinking I’d been all brilliant with this latest project, that my editing would go faster and smoother than the last book because I’d nailed it the first time through. Yeah, well, let’s just say I overestimated my brilliance by just a micrometer. A micrometerContinue reading “Two of Forty-Eight Hundred (a rough guesstimate)”

One Becomes Two Becomes Eleventy-Billion

I started a task list. Another one, if we’re being honest, but this one was meant to be more detail-oriented; to help break items down into smaller parts. The task list that might actually facilitate progress and completeness. I didn’t even realize all the things stacking up. Talk about overwhelming. One item became two becameContinue reading “One Becomes Two Becomes Eleventy-Billion”

Hell is Figuring Out Chapter One

How Should it Begin Beginning’s are everything. Sometimes all we have is a sentence to capture a reader. I get it. There are so many books to read, how do we decide which ones are worth our time? The reader need to know their time won’t be wasted… Five days from my deadline, I’m stillContinue reading “Hell is Figuring Out Chapter One”