Writer’s Log #8 – Meh.

Writer’s Log #8 – Meh.

Real talk: I haven’t done a lot of writing stuff this week. Lately I’ve been rereading Foreordained, preparing myself to dive into the second draft of Purged. I’ve rediscovered some important plot devices that will be fun to make connections to, and...
Writer’s Log #7 – Revisiting Foreordained

Writer’s Log #7 – Revisiting Foreordained

I’ve been spending this last week rereading Foreordained to get me ready for writing the second draft of Purged. It’s been over six years since Foreordained hit the marketplace. Overall, it’s been very positively received, aside from two or three...
Writer’s Log #6 – Hammerfist Second Edition

Writer’s Log #6 – Hammerfist Second Edition

It’s been a week since I finished the first draft of Purged and I still feel pretty stoked about it. I want to jump into it right away. I want to paint the picture in every scene. But alas… I must stay my hand. Every writing book I’ve read has told...
Writer’s Log #5 – It’s done.

Writer’s Log #5 – It’s done.

Purged Progress: First draft complete That’s right. First draft complete. 123,386 words, 213 pages at 12-point Times New Roman font, single spaced. Done. Don’t let the picture fool you–I actually feel much better than Frodo in this moment. It’s...
Writer’s Log #4 – So it begins

Writer’s Log #4 – So it begins

Purged progress – 110,000 words (first draft, ~90% complete) Heeyyy so… you know how I was super productive last week? Yeah. This week wasn’t as productive. I think I had two days where I didn’t write at all. On one of the days I did write, I...