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Hello. It’s Me.

Hi, friends

*waves nervously* ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿผ

Iโ€™ve been MIA lately. ๐Ÿ™„ *thank you captain obvious*

Itโ€™s been a lengthier hiatus than I planned โ€“ actually I didnโ€™t plan it at all. Things have just been going on in my life lately that have been making it difficult to juggle everything, but Iโ€™ve gotten some things under control. I think. I hope.

I don’t want to go into too much detail. But it was a dark period & I want you all to know that I’ve seen your comments and your words of support have meant a lot to me. Thank you. From the bottom of my heart!

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Most of the last few weeks have been spent preparing to enter Pirate Eyes in #PitchWars. I tried out last year, but didnโ€™t make it. Since then, sheโ€™s gone through three more editing phases, plus been read by my sister. Iโ€™ve also circulated the first chapter and Iโ€™ve gotten really positive feedback, so my ego is stoked and Iโ€™m trying my luck a second time before attempting to query her to a few more agents.

My submission went through yesterday and now the wait begins!

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Otherwise, Iโ€™ve been editing through Heralding the sequel to my debut urban fantasy novella, Elรฉonore. At this rate, Iโ€™m confident sheโ€™ll be publishing fall 2017, so keep an eye out and an ear open.

Iโ€™ve also been working on a few side projects side projects. One is an adult fairy tale adaptation, two are secrets ๐Ÿ™Š, one is a family drama screenplay, and one is a YA paranormal historical novella. But these are projects that I only work on when I have the extra time.

The only other WIP that has my attention is Hollow Vows, the sequel to Pirate Eyes. I participated in CampNaNoWriMo in July and passed my 30k goal (hit 33k).

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Aside from writing, Iโ€™ve been preparing a few blog series that I really hope to commit to. One focuses on lessons Iโ€™ve learned as a writer from books Iโ€™ve read. I also intend to dive into the Crafting the Series series. Iโ€™m re-imagining my blog a bit, really trying to focus on what it is I want to offer people. Primarily, itโ€™s about one writer helping other writers, but itโ€™s also about sharing my love of books and stories, so Iโ€™m really going to center myself that way and try to be more disciplined in how I accomplish it.

Hoping that this month will be a good step forward.

Let me know what you’ve been up to, dearest friends. Share your happiest moments or your troubles. I’m here to talk again. So let’s catch up ๐Ÿ˜Š


 

May inspiration flow like ink upon your quill,

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