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Monday Musings #34

I did it! I finished my manuscript! I’m so HAPPY. One of my goals this year was to write a book a month (first draft, of course). Well, it’s January 25 and I’ve just finished my manuscript! With one week to spare. Pop the champagne, everyone. 🙂 Also, here’s another look at last week’s goals, to see how I did […]

Progress Updates for June

At the start of June, I set up a list of goals. Overall, June was a productive month and I reached quite a few of my goals, and made progress on others. Finish first draft of Demonic Pact (current word count: 40k/65-70k words). Work on my horror short, which I just got back from the proofreader. Finish first draft of […]

Updates and Book Tour Progress

Since we’re almost halfway through the book tour for the Weirdville series, it’s time to write about the tour progress, and updates. Cajun Book Lover hosted a review for The Doll Maker, House of Horrors and Fright Train. Here’s what she had to say about The Doll Maker: “My 12 year old daughter is always asking for scary stories or […]

August Goals

Well, guess what? It’s August. July has really flown by, and that means it’s time to make a new set of goals for the next month. I didn’t meet the goals for July at all, and August will be about five times as busy, but here goes nothing. Here are some totally writing-unrelated goals: Get my driver’s license. Study for […]

Reaching 50k words in WIP Ghostslayer

I’m happy. Not only because I don’t have school – which is, awesome, by the way – but also because I managed to reach the big 50k on Ghostslayer, my current WIP. Ghostslayer is a bit of an odd ball. I started writing the manuscript because I had a random idea – and then got stuck at around 5k. I […]