Finding the Story

Finding my next novel to sink my mind into has been a long journey. Since finishing Polarity, I have had been through countless ideas, but none of them hooked me enough to get them off the ground floor. Polarity was a suspense novel but a bit of whimsy in the world, and I was desperate…

Two Birds, One Stone

Yesterday, I won NaNoWriMo. 50k in 19 days. Today, I finished the rough draft for Colors to Stars, (which is going to need a real title soon), totally at 73,056 words. It is bittersweet to finish a project, especially one that has had so much of my heart in it. But it has been a very…

Moving Forward, Letting Go

I just finished Act 1 of Colors to Stars and I’tm already in analyzing mode. There might not be enough words. Should it be longer? Hmm. I can add a scene here and here without slowing down the pacing too much. Might even help it build better. The only problem is, I have experienced time and…