Updates, Requests, and Beta Reads

UPDATES: Almost mid-November. Writing-wise, I’ve got some good news and some bad news. I’ll start with the Bad, which isn’t really very bad. Bad news? NaNoWriMo [National Novel Writing Month] counts are down. Not likely to hit 50,000 words in...

Call for Beta, Gamma, and Delta readers.

My Deserted Lands novella, Toils and Snares–a parallelequel to All Is Silence, is now in rough draft completed form. Now I need Alpha, Beta, and Gamma readers for Toils and Snares Beta readers – reading the messy first draft for the story arc. Does it work?...

My Path to Indie Publication: Part X—Finding Equilibrium

Path to Indie Publication Series is a companion series to Marshall Ryan Maresca’s Path to Publication. I have been avidly reading Marshall’s posts since I discovered his blog. Read Path to Indie Publication: Part I. Part II. Part III. Part IV. Part V. Part VI. Part...

Winter Wonderland

As I sit here watching the snow fall outside, the snow is also beginning to fall in the chapter of the book I’m doing FINAL edits on. Well, okay, final story edits. The copy edits are starting to come in 5 chapters at a time. Then off to the printers. The final...

Beta extension.

I’m very excited about where the novel is, but I ended up with more edits than I thought in my last type in, so I’m a couple days away from getting Beta Copies out. Tell your friends. Read the first 2 chapters now (see link above.) I will also have...