Tag archive for edits

This is the feed for my blog. I update the blog... occasionally? What's a phrase for "Not Terribly Frequently" that makes me sound busy rather than lazy? "When the mood strikes?", "As time allows?", "Every fortnight?" Hmmm.

I update the blog as much as I can. I'm writing, you know.

Books, books, books.

Books, books, books.

Ok. Maybe not “Books, books, books.” Just two books. I finished the edits on the Steampunk book and it is currently out attempting to entice agents to take a look at it. The rewrites and reworks took a long time, which is where I’ve been…

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Deep, Deep, Deep into the Edits

Deep, Deep, Deep into the Edits

Wow. I’ve finished another draft – That’s number 4 if you’re counting. What’s that? What’s next? Why, draft #5, of course… Draft four added several thousand words and took into account suggestions and notes from my writer’s group on the first 75k words. Hopefully this…

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Think, Thank, Thunk.

Think, Thank, Thunk.

Good day and welcome to Thursday. I’ve been off the radar for a number of weeks and I assure you I’ve kept myself busy the whole time. Last weekend was the glorious Naked Nowhere writing retreat. I just made the name up because of artistic…

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First and Ten

First and Ten

Sorry I’ve been absent from the blog – the holiday, a stupid cold and a laptop crash have all made the last week or so pretty crazy. I’m still working on the laptop issue, but the rest is nearly over with. I got an email…

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Work In Progress Wednesday

Work In Progress Wednesday

Yes, it’s Wednesday and I’m actually posting my WIP update. Imagine! I updated my progress on the novel over the weekend. I’m at 43,375 words or just about 51%. Not much progress to speak of on that, but I’ve really advanced on my steampunk/horror short…

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No fiction writing, but a fun holiday weekend

No fiction writing, but a fun holiday weekend

I had a great a weekend with my family. We got to go to the park not once, but twice with our son. The weather was just great. We also got out for a good session with sidewalk chalk – one of Cal’s Easter presents….

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What I Learned about Writing (Years ago) and A Progress Report

What I Learned about Writing (Years ago) and A Progress Report

I think it may be time to get myself one of those progress bars to put in posts to show everyone (and myself) where I’m at on the new novel. I did a word count (not manually, I just clicked the little word count tab…

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