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It’s been a busy month! A week and a half ago, Dylan turned in his copy edit, and he did an amazing job. On the Winds of Quasars is on track for a release within a few months, and I’m getting closer to confirming a release date. Currently, the novel is in the hands of Joel, who is new to my team of freelancers. Joel is providing the proofreading for this novel,… Read More

While I anxiously await the delivery of my author proof copies of IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS (available October 4th 2020), I have begun my first edit on its sequel. Now that I am more familiar with the process, I intend to get this edit completed and sent to beta readers much sooner than I did with book 1. With IN THE ORBIT OF SIRENS, I completed about 4 or 5 edits… Read More

Previously, I’ve covered what I’ve learned about pre-planning and writing the first draft of a novel. In this post I hope to cover some of what I learned about the post-first-draft days, including preliminary editing and beta readers. As I said before, in your first draft you can allow yourself to be imperfect, because now you’re going to make it better. First draft in the bag, maybe you want to take a… Read More