I just sent my manuscript to my proofreader. I’ve no idea how extensive her changes will be, but I’m guessing it’ll take me at least a couple weeks to go through them. Once I get my book back from the proofreader, I’m going to put the … Continue reading Launching in August
I’ve just now sent my line editor about 2K words for a re-edit. On June 5th I will submit the “final” manuscript to my proofreader.
I’m assuming it’ll take her about a month to make her edits.
I’ve no idea how long it will take me to go through all of her changes. Probably anywhere from two weeks to a month.
Realistically, I’m guessing the book will launch in August.
All righty…back to writing BK2!
Last week I tentatively reserved January 2018 for the first developmental edit of BK2. I’m using the same editor as I did for my line edit. I like her, I trust her and we have a good working relationship. Currently, I’m planning two rounds of … Continue reading BK2
After about six weeks of revision, I sent my book to my second editor this past Monday. Finally. Six weeks sounds impressive, but it was probably about 70 hours of work. Ish. I’m not really sure. Lot of other stuff going on. And, of course, … Continue reading Finally, almost done.
The graphic above gives a sense of what it looks like. Every single page of the manuscript looks like that. It’s glorious. The past few weeks I’ve been: Working on the marketing blurb & author bio … getting close Finding & finalizing names for stuff … Continue reading Line edit’s back…
Since my last post. Long time. Lotta ground covered between then and now. Proverbially. With less than two weeks left till my deadline, here’s what I’ve done so far: Revised / tweaked Odin’s plot and, hopefully, improved his character arc. Frigg’s plot & character have … Continue reading It’s been 19 days…
This past month I’ve eased up on the writing throttle. I dropped from a ~16 hour/week writing schedule back to about 6 hours/week. I’ve written a few scenes, edited some others but, mostly, I’ve focused on outlining. In prior posts I’d mentioned how bloody that process … Continue reading The traveling cast…