The process of writing #amwriting #writing

The Process of Writing

This wonderful quote really captures the essence and process of writing for me. I love that I don't know exactly where the story will take me when I start. I love that ideas just pop up as I am writing, and also when I am not. I love that some ideas are so good you just … Continue reading The process of writing #amwriting #writing

$1.99 for the next 3 days! Divided Serenity #SCIFI (1.99 UK)

$1.99 for the next 3 days! [Take a look inside Divided Serenity US] And 1.99 in the UK [Take a look inside Divided Serenity UK] About Ten years have passed since John Tanis tried to kill his best friend. Not finishing the job is his only regret. Where the primitive meets technology, the past meets the present, … Continue reading $1.99 for the next 3 days! Divided Serenity #SCIFI (1.99 UK)

99 Cents for the next 3 days! Divided Serenity #SCIFI (99p UK)

My Book is 99 cents for the next 3 days! [Divided Serenity US] And 99p in the UK [Divided Serenity UK] About Serenity Divided, a science fiction novel, is set on a colonised planet, where a force-field wall separates the technologically advanced settlers from the planet’s native inhabitants. When an earthquake destroys the power to … Continue reading 99 Cents for the next 3 days! Divided Serenity #SCIFI (99p UK)

You are not defined by the things you own, except for your books #writing #books

you are not defined by the things you own, except your books

Once upon a time, I aspired to own a home where I could dedicate a room to a library. I imagined the walls filled with all the beautiful books I had collected over the years. I imagined it becoming a legacy. I imagined it as a window into my life and my book reading journey. I … Continue reading You are not defined by the things you own, except for your books #writing #books

Do writers really put you in their books? #amwriting #writing

please-do-not-annoy-the-writer

Some writers (A) are very open about putting people they know in their book, whether it is revenge (never be mean to a writer), or for less nefarious reasons (I admire you, I love you, I like you, you are fun, you are interesting). Some writers (B) deny all, even vague, linkage between real people and the … Continue reading Do writers really put you in their books? #amwriting #writing

6 Reasons why we write #writing #amwriting

A writer is

When we write, we do so for a myriad of reasons that can shift depending on our mood, our environment, events that have happened, or even our time in life. Sometimes, it is just a bone deep desire that we can neither quantify nor explain. Sometimes we write for a broad spectrum of needs, and … Continue reading 6 Reasons why we write #writing #amwriting

Edit until you can edit no more! #amediting #writing #amwriting

characters for your book

I am deep into the editing phase on book two so I thought I would have a little fun with a few of my favourite editing quotes! "Editing is like killing your story, and then slowly bringing it back to life." Yep, I'm feeling a little like this at the moment. When you read your draft you are … Continue reading Edit until you can edit no more! #amediting #writing #amwriting