Category Archives: Lucky Star (first book)

NaNoWriMo Round Two!

It’s pouring rain outside, my Facebook feed is flooded with people in their costumes, and I see pumpkins everywhere. NaNoWriMo must be here! NaNoWriMo 2015 was my first year participating in the event. I still can’t believe I wrote a novel in a month. Well, I’m pleased to announce I’ll be participating in NaNoWriMo this …

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Finish Line is Near

I hope everyone is having a good year so far! It’s a new year and I have two manuscripts. As a Christmas present, my brother is going to pay for a copy editor to edit my manuscript when I’m finished editing it. Before I learned of the copy editor, I wasn’t too focused on one …

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The Voices In My Head

Writing a book is hard and, at times, very frustrating. I have a love/hate relationship with it. I love writing, but I wonder if I write more because I love to or if because I feel like I need to… Sometimes I feel like I have an obsessive-compulsive disorder when it comes to writing. I’m currently …

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Happy Friday!

After nearly five years, my book is done! I finally finished writing Lucky Star. It’s about 75,000 words and 205 pages. It should be a little longer after I edit it. I’m going to take a few days off and begin editing next week. This is the best birthday present I could ever give myself …

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One Week!!!

The deadline I have for my book is in exactly one week—Friday, May 16th. I’m currently at about 65,000 words and I have about three more chapters to write! 🙂 I almost thought I wasn’t going to meet my deadline because I have been sick all week, and I have a hard time writing when …

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Writing Exercises

I haven’t posted in a couple weeks. I’ve been busy writing and reading. I’ve read between fifteen and twenty books in the last two weeks. That’s a lot… The other day, I began to think about what I could add to my bio on my query letter to make it more professional. That thought led …

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My novel, Lucky Star.

Here I am, blogging and mentioning the book I’m writing in my posts and yet, no one knows what my book is about. I think it’s time to share the details of my novel, Lucky Star. I’m not yet sure what my book blurb will say, you know, the summary on the back of the …

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