Yesterday, Valkyrie Fallen hit the shelves, and with it, a large milestone. This time last year, I had just finished writing the first book in the series, Valkyrie Cursed, and I was preparing for my very first professional release. This first book would signal the start of a race to get as many books released… Continue reading Valkyrie Fallen Releases Into The Wild!
Weeks behind schedule and a little too close to release day for my liking, the advanced copies of Valkyrie Fallen have finally gone out to readers. As you could probably tell from the lack of book reviews and updates in the past week, I've been caught up in a whirlwind of business. Finalising edits, working… Continue reading The ARCs Have Flown
Self-publishing is growing in popularity as indie authors finally shake off the many circulating misconceptions. Concerns over lack of quality control still has some readers swearing off reading self-published books. Considering that the likes of The Martian were initially self-published, it's difficult to understand how people still adopt this blanket mentality. Self-publishing will never be… Continue reading A Vendetta Of Sorts
It doesn't matter how much I schedule my life, something will derail it. Whether it's as little as a migraine, or as big as taking your partner to the emergency room. Both at the same time was a fun coincidence for me the other day. Long story short, food poisoning got my husband bad, and… Continue reading Yet More Life Drama
There are a lot of unexpected issues that pop up when trying to publish books, but I experienced a brand new one this week. I finished editing Valkyrie Fallen which was a huge weight off my shoulders, but after a few attempts to get it to my editor, I found my e-mails weren't reaching her.… Continue reading Technical Issues