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Beta Readers Needed for Book Two

Beta Readers Needed for Book Two

The final draft for Book 2 in the Catharsis Awakening has been done for some time, but the editing process–A.K.A. the sculpting process–has been quite the, well, process. A long process. Not complaining, because honestly, I don’t mind the editing of a book. I enjoy rewriting and sculpting away at it like a rough block …

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The Main Reason I’ve Suffered from Writer’s Block in the Past

The Main Reason I’ve Suffered from Writer’s Block in the Past

With all that’s been written over the years about writer’s block—what it is, why it is, how to overcome it—I have found one thing that seems to kill off my creative juices more than anything…   My emotions.   *** When I started writing my first book, 12 chapters into the rough draft, I had someone …

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Matt & Alie

Matt & Alie

Editing…Editing…Editing…still. But, thought I’d share another snippet. We find Matt & Alie in Fjord, the fortress which is the first line of defense in the realm of Oneiron. … Grateful for the detour. We walked up another flight of wide stairs and passed through an open wooden gate that led us into another courtyard; though …

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The Battle Begins

The Battle Begins

Book 2 excerpt… We find Jake in Oneiron and he’s facing some pretty tough odds. Will he make it? Who knows…we do know this, if you die in Oneiron, you die in the Waking. The two realms do more than parallel each other; they are one. This excerpt is still in the raw stages of …

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Ugh

Ugh

Did you know the word Ugh in the google keyword planner tool shows that it averages 10K to 100K searches a month!? The keywords, Writing blues, or Writing doldrums have no search result metrics. Ugh! When I started writing this, all I could think of was Ugh! At least that’s how I’ve been feeling lately …

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First Draft…Done!

First Draft…Done!

Alright, it’s been awhile in the making but book 2, Shadows of Matthew, is done; well, at least the first draft. As a writer, getting that first draft completed is huge. There’s long hours ahead in the editing, rewriting, cutting, adding, rewriting…um…you get the picture. But! First draft is finished and I took a week …

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