The answer is probably yes. But honestly, if I did, I don't remember. This week I prioritised grinding. Not the dance-floor kind, thankfully, but the type that keeps us hyper-focused on tasks. Hyper-focus is a rare event for us all, so I would have been foolish to ignore it. This period of focus allowed me… Continue reading Did I Learn Anything This Week?
Release week for Valkyrie Awakened lasted all of the blink of an eye, entirely unlike Valkyrie Cursed which had my full attention for every single minute. Sleeping did not happen back then. The ease of this release week has allowed a peaceful transition from releasing a book to continuing work on the sequels (and prequel).… Continue reading Back To The Grind
This time last year, I had zero vision for 2021, thanks to the global events of 2020 which were so unpredictable that making a plan seemed like a waste of time and energy. So, the day that a sequel to one of my books releases is truly unexpected, even if I did have to write… Continue reading Valkyrie Awakened Is Here!
I'm convinced that at least half of the small milestones we make, we barely notice. This is especially true if you're an author/writer trying to improve your craft. Improvement in writing, especially our own, isn't an exact science, though it'd be helpful if it were. In the month of August so far, I've hit several… Continue reading Acknowledging Small Milestones
Since the beginning of the year, I've experienced a series of firsts. First time publishing with a marketing plan. First time hitting the top 100s of the Amazon charts with a book. First time writing and publishing a sequel in a series. When we're doing things for the first time, all we can expect is… Continue reading When Self-Doubt Gets A Little Quieter