I’ve watched a few more videos from the conference before I decided to stop. I mean, I learned tonnes and all the sharing was precious. I intend to spread it out and go through everything before Vegas 2022. Being a first timer, I attended the conference all bright eyed and bushy tailed. I was notContinue reading “Post Vegas Aftermath – Writer’s Paralysis”
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My First Author Conference – Day 4
It can be exhausting as a virtual attendee too. It’s coming to the end of the 20booksVegas and I’ve learned lots!
My First Author Conference – Day 3
It’s so true. I was so drained by my lack of sleep from Day 1 & 2 that the husband said I snored very loudly last night and I woke up with a stiff shoulder – likely because I didn’t move much when I slept. But I managed to sleep seven hours. That’s the mostContinue reading “My First Author Conference – Day 3 “
My First Author Conference – Day 2, and why my grand plans failed.
I enrolled for my first ever author conference some time back when I decided I am going to take this writing thing seriously. It’s not just a hobby. It’s something I hope to do full time when I’m sixty. Although I have more than a decade to reach there, I have to start laying myContinue reading “My First Author Conference – Day 2, and why my grand plans failed.”
Preorders and the Importance of Professional Proofreaders
I’ve unpublished Little Weapon from all the stores right after my first reader alerted me of some editing errors and typos. I think I can forgive myself for a couple of errors in an 82k word novel, but anything more than 2 is too much. I should have dived right into it to comb throughContinue reading “Preorders and the Importance of Professional Proofreaders”
Rookie Woes – What nobody told you about writing a series
It took me 2 years to write Little Weapon – Book 3 of the Chikara Revolution. After I was done with Fatal Extraction, I was all geared up to tell Kseniya’s story. She started off as just a mention of Zane’s past, but she refused to let me write her off. By the end ofContinue reading “Rookie Woes – What nobody told you about writing a series”
From a Not-so-n00b Writer to An Aspiring Writer
After I published my first book, I’ve got a number of friends who came to me to ask about publishing a book. I thought I’d just summarize here and share it with everyone. If you know of people who are embarking on the writing journey, do share this with them. First thing first, do notContinue reading “From a Not-so-n00b Writer to An Aspiring Writer”