Tag: novel

Researching Books

This could probably go into an FAQ section. A lot of times, I’m asked how much research do I do for my books. The easy answer is: It depends on the book. Some require more research than others do. Here’s the thing. I like to research things. I can easily get lost in Google searches […]

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It’s NaNoWriMo Time!

I’m a day late with this post. To be honest, I didn’t decide until late Wednesday night that I would be participating in NaNoWriMo this year. I know a lot of you know what NaNoWriMo is, but there are probably a lot who don’t. November is National Novel Writing Month. It was started in 1999. […]

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Introducing Book Spotlights

In a recent post (A Few Items of Interest), I mentioned that Amazon was merging CreateSpace and KDP. I didn’t know a time frame, but I knew it was happening soon. It’s happened. I talked about having re-release/launch dates and events as I converted my books from CreateSpace to KDP. Let’s just say that the […]

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A Few Items of Interest

There are a few things I’ve been thinking about. Some relate directly to this blog and others are about my writing and books in general. Let’s start with the blog-related stuff. Schedule I have been aiming for two posts a week. There have been some weeks I’ve had three and some I’ve had one. I […]

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Work Work Work

That sounds too much like the title of a song by Rihanna. I’m not stealing from her, I promise. I was given orders to take it easy to let my back get well. So that’s what I’ve been doing. For most of the day, I’ve read, crocheted, watched videos, and rested. My mind kept working […]

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Slowing Down

For the past week, I’ve had to slow down. I’ve had a “hitch in my get-along.” In other words, I’ve had a back ache. It started simply enough and I thought it would resolve on its own, but no such luck. I resorted to going to a chiropractor this morning and already feel so much […]

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