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)”

First Drafts Can Suk it!

Writing is hard. Like, seriously. One of my favorite quotes come from All The Bright Places and comments on said fact. Writing is so difficult that writers, having had their hell on earth, will escape all punishment hereafter. And first drafts. Seriously, they can suk it. Like, all of it. They make me wonder ifContinue reading “First Drafts Can Suk it!”

Catching Balance Update

Some tertiary characters get to come forward in book 4, many of them the females who’ve given themselves to assisting Dee’s plight. Dee’s Shadows, Subra and Fera, who have been by her side since Zosma assigned them her protector continue their role, while Nirah shows herself to be a great tactician. Acacia is just anContinue reading “Catching Balance Update”

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”