Tag Archives: The Nexus

February Plans

January has seemed to fly by, hasn’t it?  And in just a few days it will be February, which means that I ought to make some kind of goals and such for the month.  My year-long plan says that I … Continue reading

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Organization – Now with more Scrivener!

So, I’m just now getting around to doing actual research and planning for the rewrite that I have coming up in February.  I’ve been thinking about it before, and doing reading about related topics, and making little notes to myself, … Continue reading

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A Change in Writing Plans

No, I’m not backing away from the lofty goals that I’ve set for myself, I’m merely redefining what it is that I mean to work on.  So, not how much, or to what end, just the what. In my preparations … Continue reading

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First Love – A Fork in the Road

There is no love quite like our first love.  We come into with expectations, dozens of expectations of exactly how it will go and what will happen.  It will be magical, just like the movies and the books that have … Continue reading

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Vow

Come hell or high water, people are getting this book to beta read early in September, and I will be done with it by August 30th for awesome printing.

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Progress

It has been slow and haltering. I have sputtered forward a few chapters in editing, and am about a third of the way done with the initial pass-through. I have almost finished my reread (with markup!), and there is still … Continue reading

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Editing Progress

I have edited three chapters thus far. My story has grown by 1600 words. At this rate, my story will be knocking on the door of 120k when I am done editing, without any additional scenes. I think I am … Continue reading

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Codenames

So, originally the series had a name, but that was when it was just one book. I stopped thinking of it by that name as soon as I realized that I wanted to split it into two books, and now … Continue reading

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The Second Split

So, I have decided that I will be splitting my “novel” into four different books, with the goal of 80-100k per book. That would put the quadrilogy (shut up, it’s a word!) around 350k-380k words. Quite an undertaking, considering that … Continue reading

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