Howdy! So in honor of The Mountain Baron going back to the publisher yesterday for edits to begin (excuse me while I become permanently stressed until next summer...), here's a look at something not even related! 🙂 I've been wanting to share about my current WIP which I teased a little while ago - The … Continue reading Seadragonish Excerpts And Things
Howdy! If you follow me on social media, you will have heard the epic news that spread on Friday. I HAVE SIGNED WITH CROSSHAIR PRESS TO PUBLISH A BOOOOK!!!! Guys, I'm still so stinking excited! And it's a book you have all heard about! I've posted about The Mountain Baron here before, and I'm so … Continue reading 10 Things To Know About The Mountain Baron
Howdy! Hope all you crazy NaNo'ers are doing fantastically! I had originally planned to try and finish up my current WIP in time to start something new for the month and sort of unofficially participate, but as I was frantically writing last week one of my characters decided to stop being super passive and use … Continue reading Nine Steps To A Perfect Plot
Howdy! Since the last month was kind all about The Wolf Prince on the days that I actually did post something *coughs awkwardly*, I've decided to reveal a little bit about the new project I'm working on. And also because I've kind of been teasing it around and multiple people have demanded to know more about it. … Continue reading Here There Be Sea Dragons
Howdy! So the other day, the lovely Sarah Addison Fox and I were chatting, exchanging bookish and life news, and discussing the various merits of the superior candy M&M's, and decided to interview each other for promo purposes. We conducted it live and just decided to let you see the hot mess that is our … Continue reading Interview From The Future!
Howdy! Let's just pretend like I didn't disappear right after I launched a book. *sheepish chuckle* I've employed the philosophy of a "soft launch" for this book, which means I hit publish and then basically went and took a nap. But it's been fun so far! People have liked it, which has reduced some of … Continue reading The Wolf Prince – Meet The Characters!
By which I mean that The Wolf Prince is free and out in the wilds! *screams forever* I'm so excited to finally share this story with y'all! I had originally planned to release it last year, but life got in the way and I decided to invest in another round of edits with my brilliant editor … Continue reading It’s Aliiiive!!
Howdy! I was tagged last week by the lovely Rebekah Devall for the 777 Challenge. Except this one is a bit different from ones I've done in the past. You get to do paragraphs! Rules! Open WIP to the seventh page Scroll past the seventh line Copy the next seven paragraphs…. and paste them on … Continue reading The 777 Challenge Strikes Again!
In which I relate 100% to Frodo after destroying the ring. I FINISHED WRITING THE MOUNTAIN BARON!! https://giphy.com/gifs/reactionseditor-3oKIPf3C7HqqYBVcCk It took me just over four years. 2-3 different plot arcs were cut. At least 1 character didn't make it into the final version. And the grand total word count is 135,592. This is the longest thing … Continue reading Achievement Unlocked: Forever Long Novel Completed
Howdy! Today as part of the fantabulous Janeen Ippolito's launch of her new writing book Irresistible World Building , I have been invited to share about one of my story worlds! I picked Calvyrn from The Wolf Prince in honor of it going to the editor today and being published later this year. 🙂 For those of you … Continue reading Exploring Calvyrn – Irresistible World Building Blog Hop