How I Wrote a Novel: Part 3 – Doing Everything Wrong on Purpose

I self-edited and self-published my book. I’m not going into detail about how I did it, because it’s not a process anyone should emulate. However, I regret nothing.

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How I Wrote a Novel: Part 2 – First Draft

Despite the fact that drafting was the most time-consuming part of writing my first novel, it’s the part I have the least commentary on. Mainly, I emphasize the importance of learning by trial and error. There were things that I did/didn’t do despite all the advice I read to the contrary, but I wouldn’t trade…

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How I Wrote a Novel: Part 1 – Idea, Planning, Outline

I self-published my first novel this December. Most of my friend’s and family’s reaction to me writing a book was some version of, “I can’t believe you wrote an entire book.” Before I wrote one, I had a hard time conceptualizing how people did it too. I’m doing this series about my novel writing process…

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Ebook Published!

The Kindle version of my psychological thriller, Dark House, is now available on Amazon. The paperback version should be available in about three weeks. Book Description: A young woman who has given up on life is offered professional help for the first time. Instead of receiving the help she was promised, she is imprisoned in…

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TP Season Finale: Shape Up or Ship Out

AAAAH! It’s over! I completed Tenacity Prime Season 1. The tenth and final installment has some action, some space pirates, and was pretty fun to write. Click here to read. If you liked Tenacity Prime and want a season 2, please let me know! Leave a comment here or on Wattpad. At the moment, I…

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Tenacity Prime Episode 8: Mano A Mano

Click here to read! Only two episodes left! I can guarantee drama worthy of a daytime soap and space pirates to close out the season.

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Tenacity Prime Episode 7: Baby Boot Camp

https://www.wattpad.com/875237583-tenacity-prime-episode-7-baby-boot-camp Another one! I’ll be publishing episodes every Tuesday until the series is finished. I’m planning on 10 episodes but it might be less, we’ll see. TP was meant to be a little experiment, and I’d like to (temporarily?), wrap it up so I can put my full focus on finishing my novel. If Dark…

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Tenacity Prime Episode 6: Poetry Slam

It’s up! I did a little experimenting and switched to first person narrative for this chapter. I am partial to third person, but I thought first person might improve this story. https://www.wattpad.com/870827665-tenacity-prime-episode-6-poetry-slam

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Update and TP Episode 5: Dinner Party

What’s kept me from writing these past months is my negative feelings about myself. I can’t tell you how many times I opened a blank document with the intent to say something, then talked myself out of it. I’ve reviewed chapters of my book draft, not editing, just judging.  The short version of why I…

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