Category Archives: Writing

Mopping up

Hit the keyboard pretty hard this weekend. Wrapped up the major final battle scene. I’ve got some “aftermath” stuff to complete, and a LOT of edits, but the story is basically done. Now it’s time to whip it into shape … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Still churning on Mountain Home

Crossed the 75K threshold today. Some good stuff in the last five thousand words. Or I think so anyway. Time will tell. Feeling pretty good about finishing this.

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Still going

Over 70K words now. That’s starting to feel like a novel. I’m starting the wrapup, I’ve pulled the different story lines together, threw a couple more curves at the reader, and am now setting up the final climactic events that … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Still moving along

Been difficult lately to find time to write. This weekend I have to drive to and from Denver from Arkansas, so that’s going to be pretty much nothing but driving. I’m going to try to use my voice recorder to … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Fun writing

I’m currently in that situation where I love writing. I’m having fun putting onto paper what is coming out of my head. This is a taste, I think, of what writers mean when they say a story “writes itself.” Right … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Satus, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Moving right along

Yeah, I stayed up too late. Again. But that’s when I can get some writing done. Things are really coming together. All the different story threads are coming together nicely, and in a way that I think will catch the … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Audible sales still going

Just got my third quarter audible royalty statement. It was, again, quite a bit better than I expected. Enough to help out with some bills anyway. I really never expected anything to come of my audible sales. I figured anything … Continue reading

Posted in Satus, Warlock, Warlord, Warrior, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

Finally over 50K words

Since my target all along has been 90K – 100K words, I can now say with certainty that I’ve crossed the halfway mark. I’m thinking right now that 90K words is the likely end result, which means I’m even closer. … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Making good progress. 48K and counting

It’s starting to feel much easier to write now. Last night I worked all night, not even getting home until almost midnight, but other than that, I’ve been in the thousand words a day range every day. This coming week … Continue reading

Posted in Mountain Home, Writing | Tagged | Leave a comment

45,000 words. Truly halfway.

Should all be downhill from here. 🙂

Posted in Mountain Home, Science Fiction, Writing | Tagged , | Leave a comment