Category Archives: Book 2

Finally, an update.

Eight million BILLION years later…   The problem with being self-published is that when things go off the rails, things REALLY go off the rails. Life smacked us about the head and shoulders pretty good. Serves me right for speculating about things like… oh, say… getting the book out earlier than anticipated? Last time I’ll do THAT.   I apologize

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Updates: The good, the bad, and the other stuff.

I know, I know. I’ve been terribly negligent lately. Between editing, rereading, writing, and fielding my mother’s uncomfortably acute insights, I’m just exhausted. Lack of sleep might also have something to do with it, but that comes with the territory. Good news: We’re close. Book two is so so so soooo close. Expect a publication date soon… and perhaps that

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Insanity/editing

Here’s one you’ve probably heard a million times: The definition of “insanity” is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. That’s obviously not the definition of insanity, but it certainly sounds nuts. Is it really, though? I mean, sure, if you keep approaching a problem from the same angle over and over again, you’re

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Quick update

It’s been a hot minute since I’ve written anything here, but I have a good excuse. I’ve been pushing hard to get the last (please please please let it be the last) cover-to-cover editing pass finished – and it’s done! I sent it off for further review, and now… again… I wait. The ending of the book was significantly restructured,

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Botching it forward.

Speaking of doing stupid things and making life more difficult for myself (yes, I know that I wasn’t speaking of that, but really, I’m always speaking of that, one way or another), I managed to completely eff myself up a couple of weeks ago. When I create a new draft version, I always make a copy of the previous one and

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