Forrest Gump had it right. Shit happens. I won’t have any problem completing edits for draft three this month. In fact, I’m almost done now. Then what’s the problem, you ask? Money, or rather, the lack thereof. Believe me, this is not a rant or a pity party about how poor I am. When I … Continue reading Sh*t Happens
We took a mini vacation this week and met up with some dear friends in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Though it was projected to rain all week, it’s been nothing but clear, blue skies and warm sun rays. I printed off my book baby, grabbed some red pens and have enjoyed the salty breeze as … Continue reading No Rest for the Wicked
I’ve been writing from morning to midnight, on weekends and during breaks from work, powering through the toughest part of my revisions for draft three. I just finished writing a new ending and epilogue and now, as of today, am done with the bulk of major content edits! I’ve learned I work well by setting … Continue reading Content edits complete!
Stressed about all of my edits, this past week I decided to work (for actual money) partial days, half teaching, half writing. I’m so glad I did. Now that I’ve found Ezrah, I’m soaring through chapters, painting in the intricate details and I’m stoked it’s all coming together. I’ve set a goal to finish draft … Continue reading THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR HARD WORK. -TE