March 2014

$25 to Wounded Warrior Project for March

March 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

It’s been a sloooow month, saleswise, and productivity wise as well.  But it was time for me to take a step back and think about some things, and take a rest from some very stressful situations.  Amazing how fast your sales fall when you stop loggin’ the floggin’ out there in the world! Anyway, sales on ALTB are slow as well, so $25 fulfills my 50% commitment on royalty [MORE]

45,000 words into “Tenth Muse”

March 10, 2014 // 4 Comments

I took a WHOLE WEEK OFF ZOMG that’s illegal in selfpub.  Okay, this one won’t be finished in March.  I haven’t even got them to Greece yet!  Then they have to come back to Venice!  Yeah, so, there’s that. Also, my productivity has slowed because I see now that mad-dashing led me to throw “Worst Best Luck” out there as fast as I could, and it shows.  I mean, it’s not terrible, but it’s not as good as “Given the Circumstances.”  And shockingly enough, the slower I go, the more I see I need to go back and rework or repair the plot or characters or motivations in this one.  So this is 5k words and eighteen days after my 40k post, which was 10/18 from the 30K post.  Half the productivity, but still, pretty freakin’ impressive by most standards – that’s still 20,000 words since February 4th!  And that’s with a day job, children, so no excuses if you’re not following your own dream.  As the [MORE]