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It's always exciting when a writer can type these last two words of a manuscript. That happened for me yesterday. I started writing the sequel to “99 Days” and "The Blood King" in November 2016. Since then I’ve plugged away more or less steadily, writing at least 4-5...read more
It happened this morning, while I was plugging away at my latest fantasy novel. I crossed over the 109,000-word mark. That makes "The Anointed," my sequel to "99 Days," my biggest book ever. And I'm not near done yet. I'm now thinking this book may end up with another...read more
So I guess it's time for an update! I haven't neglected this blog because I haven't had anything to write -- on the contrary, it's because I've been writing diligently that I haven't been writing here. I just crossed the 105,000-word mark on the sequel to "99 Days"....read more
It went pretty well, actually. Talked to a number of people, sold a few books, signed a few books. I'm under no illusions that it's going to "launch" my career into the stratosphere. But it helps, and every bit of it counts toward building a reputation and brand. That...read more
Yesterday I passed 60,000 words on the "99 Days" sequel. It feels good. Lots going on. This draft is certainly rough, but it's getting done. I wanted to hit this mark earlier, but I'm writing almost every day, and the world is expanding and evolving. This certainly is...read more