A Brief Update From Me, and some SF love

Hey guys! I’ve been MIA for so long, it feels strangely invigorating to write a new blog post, even if it’s just a brief update. ūüėõ I’ve not been engaging much with the online community this year, but not because I’ve turned my back to it, or to writing SF, quite the opposite. I’ve beenContinue reading “A Brief Update From Me, and some SF love”

What happens when having a “Professional Writing Career” isn’t your end-all goal?

So here’s a bit of a controversial‚ÄĒand, for me, highly charged‚ÄĒtopic. Also, hi! *waves* It’s been a while, but I bet you don’t give a rat’s ass as to why I’ve been off this blog, so I’ll just dive right in.   What are you writing for? The general consensus in the indie world is that making aContinue reading “What happens when having a “Professional Writing Career” isn’t your end-all goal?”

4 Things to Hang Over Your Writing-Space

We all need inspiration, especially when we’re¬†neck-deep in our manuscripts.¬†I’m in that situation right now, trying to pick up momentum, kick myself into gear.¬†So I do¬†the only reasonable thing: I procrastinate making pretty¬†pictures! ūüėõ Seriously, though. The following are things I absolutely believe in, things which always help me overcome¬†inertia, self-doubt, and the endless slewContinue reading “4 Things to Hang Over Your Writing-Space”

Looking through time: 2015 and 2016

The¬†year 2015 is coming to an end. And what a year it was! There was much¬†turmoil and change in the self-publishing industry; many¬†success stories too. The rest of the world is in various stages of upheaval, and tragedy as well as victory are sprinkled all over the planet. Even though¬†I’m¬†touched (to not say horrified and¬†sometimes¬†thrilled)Continue reading “Looking through time: 2015 and 2016”

Organize your writing with spreadsheets + FREE TEMPLATE!

Now updated for 2017 & 2018! Scroll¬†to the bottom of the post to download. I love spreadsheets. They’re the best and easiest way for me to keep my writing projects organized, keep track of my process and progress, and even edit the manuscript! I’ve talked plenty about¬†my novel outlining process¬†on this blog, and how it’sContinue reading “Organize your writing with spreadsheets + FREE TEMPLATE!”