2017 July Summer/Winter Sale at Smashwords

For those of you who shop for your e-fiction at Smashwords, their Summer/Winter Sale is about to begin. For the entire┬ámonth of July, books enrolled in the program will be offered at various discount levels. While I’ve participated in the event in the past, I have to be honest, I didn’t make any sales. Not Read More …

Day 24 of NaNoWriMo – My Last Day

When I first started NaNoWriMo, I was pretty confident that I’d be able to meet the minimum word count of 1,666 words per day. I imagined myself just going over the minimum maybe by a little, and plodding along, slow and steady wins the race. What I didn’t expect was to meet the challenge AND Read More …

Day 19 of NaNoWriMo – Man, Cuz I Flow…

Taking a day away from writing and working on Red Wednesday was a good choice. Not only did the break help my mind recover from feeling fried, my writing has picked up pace again. Today’s total comes to 2,329 words. I’m back in the flow, hence the title of today’s post. Yeah, I know, the Read More …

Day 18 of NaNoWriMo – Day Off!

Yesterday, when I woke up, my mind was numb, my spirit listless, and my Muse had left a note saying that it had gone to Lorret de Mar, a party town on the coast near Barcelona, Spain, to lay on the beach for a day. So, I decided to do the same. Didn’t make it Read More …

Day 17 of NaNoWriMo – Fried

So it’s official. As of today, my mind is fried. I must have started today’s scene over about three times. It’s one of those important transition scenes–a bunch of time passes, characters have thoughts and reactions, which will lead up to the most unsettling of the scenes in the entire story. I’m not happy with Read More …