I finally hit 46K! I'm well into draft two of THE DAUGHTER OF CERRIDWEN at this point and am currently working on lengthening most of the chapters and adding to the word count. I'm hoping to hit a minimum on 50K for the second draft, but do really hope I can get this book up … Continue reading Writing Update 8/28/17
I haven't had anyone ask about how I title books just yet, but I've seen the topic floating around on Instagram for a while. I usually go through at least five to ten different titles for each book I'm writing. Trust me when I say not one has just come to me. I have to … Continue reading How do I come up with book titles
So, for today's writing update, I'm going to get a little personal. As of today TDOC is 44,215 words and 168 pages. And that's just the first draft. I'm onto the second draft, lengthening most of my chapters this round. For my third draft, I'm going to be doing a full read through and focus … Continue reading Writing update 8/24/17
I hit 43K today! I would just like to start by saying I started this novel on August 4th and since then I've written 43.3K and that's insane. I finished the first version of the first draft and am working on polishing up the second version. It's currently 167 pages and 43,249 words. I can't wait … Continue reading Writing Update 8/23/17
Because I promised, here's a long excerpt from THE DAUGHTER OF CERRIDWEN, my newest project, a high fantasy novel inspired by Celtic and Welsh mythology. I like to explain it as SABRIEL meets THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES. I'm so excited to share a little more of this book with you and hope you love it just … Continue reading Excerpt from ‘The Daughter of Cerridwen’
I'm here to give you the title to the sequel to THE DAUGHTER OF CERRIDWEN! I've been sitting on this title for such a long time and am so excited to share it with you. I came up with the title for book 2 long before book 1 and just love it so much. This … Continue reading Book #2 Title Reveal!
I haven't done a writing update since mid July, when I was knee deep in Camp NaNo. I only set myself a goal of 12K, getting to nearly 20K by the end of the month. I've pushed that project aside, which was sort of a Beauty and The Beast meets Hades and Persephone retelling. Now, … Continue reading Writing Update 8-7-17