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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 7

It was a fun week of writing. The story has come together in my head and I know exactly where I am going with it for the rest of the book. I have really been playing around with the concepts of good and evil in the series. This week I put part of my story […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 6

I passed the 40,000 word count this week which puts me over half way to my word count goal for this novel. Hard to tell right now if I am going to go way over or not. Still feels like I have a lot of story but I am only half way through, so I […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 5

I am already growing a little sad at the start of the next school year. It has been so great writing whenever I feel like it. The school year will spell the end of that. It will be back to writing after school. I know that I can do it but I love the freedom […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 4

This was a tough week for writing. Struggled with several plot lines (think that I worked them out) and had a hard time keeping a regular writing schedule because my sleep patterns went all wonky. I did however make my word count for the week despite the sleep deprivation. Threw a twist into the story […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 3

Received my first rejection from an agent, which didn’t break my heart. It was an agent I picked based on a sale report in Locus Magazine. They had an easy online submission and I figured what the heck. What got rejected was my query letter and two pages of manuscript. It does make me wonder […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 2

Week 2 has gone smoothly. The story is coming together nicely and I feel good about the direction I am taking the story. My characters continue to surprise me. The process of writing has gone from something I struggled to stay consistent with to something I look forward to doing everyday. As I was updating […]

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The Dark Lands Book 2 Week 1

It begins again. Today is day five of writing the second book. I have to admit that I was a little worried starting the book. I have been working on the plot in my head for the last month and I didn’t really like where I was going with it. I seemed stumped in several […]

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