Monday, June 09, 2014

Killer on the Road

I thought I'd post the first paragraph of the WIP. It's tentatively titled Killer on the Road. 

Mia saw the blood again. She saw it every night in her dreams. The walls had been painted with it. The cops had walked her out, an officer the size of a linebacker shielding her eyes so she didn't see it all, but she'd peeked, as kids were apt to do, taking in the great splash of it across the yellow linoleum floor.

Look for it Fall 2014. More sneak peeks to come.

Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Editing the Novel

I'm one or two editing sessions away from completing the third Dead Land book. Although it's necessary, I don't particularly enjoy editing. I've read writing books where writers claim that this is the most fun part of the process, but I have to disagree. For me, the fun is in writing the first draft, where anything goes.

After I give the manuscript a pass, I'll send it to the proofreader for a final check. I'm looking at a release date in the next two weeks. I'm toying with the idea of putting all three books in the trilogy on sale.

Being Ready to Get More Written

I set my alarm a half hour earlier today in order to get some writing done. I find the first few minutes are often wasted figuring out where...