There’s a lot of work that goes on around writing that doesn’t require nearly as much concentration as actually writing. Here’s my list.
Last Monday we sat down as a family and made a weekday schedule we could agree on. The number one thing I needed was time to write.
A few weeks back, just before pub day for “142 Ostriches,” I wrote a post about all of the things I felt I had done well on the long road to publication. I’ve been really lucky, and worked really hard, to build up a community of readers and writers with whom to celebrate my debut. […]
There is something magical that happens at author readings, when you get to hear a writer talk about the art/craft/magic of writing.
It’s been just over a week since my book launched. I’ve done seven events, including the launch party. I’ve seen old friends and made some new ones…
It’s Pub Day! My book is officially published, out in the world, a thing people can buy and read and hold in their hands.