Don’t worry about the need to learn something new

Twenty-four weeks after the second day of the new year First of all, Author and Sister would like to thank you. The last blog post wasn’t an easy one for Continue Reading →

A promise to you fulfilled: more about our Canada Quest

Twenty-three weeks after the second day of the new year This post is different from all the others in that it doesn’t talk about writing or publishing. It doesn’t talk Continue Reading →

You’re afraid. So what?

You're afraid. So what?

Twenty-two weeks after the second day of the new year Author is pleased to say that the frustrating week she told you about in her last post was just that, Continue Reading →

What a frustrating week!

Don't let frustration take over

Twenty-one weeks after the second day of the new year This morning Author prepared a perfect cup of coffee and then that round plastic top of the milk carton fell Continue Reading →

Adjusting to a somewhat different routine

Adjusting to a different routine

Twenty weeks after the second day of the new year First, a personal note: Oracle’s Hunt received its first two reviews. Any words Author could say would diminish from these Continue Reading →

Don’t worry about the mess

Anna Claire Everward

Seventeen weeks after the second day of the new year With all those questions Author told you about in her last post and all sorts of other tasks Sister needed Continue Reading →

This will take some getting used to. Or: Exposure is not easy

Author and Sister

Sixteen weeks after the second day of the new year. When you put a book out there for everyone to see, you put yourself out there, too. Toward the launch Continue Reading →

For the next book: still transitioning to complete focus. For the current book: the very last details

For the next book: still transitioning to complete focus. For the current book: the very last details

Twelve weeks after the second day of the new year Going from the work involved in the pre-publication stage of one book to the post-editor work of another is quite Continue Reading →

An (important) interim post

Eleven weeks after the second day of the new year Sister’s birthday was this past week, and that made Author think about the past year. She wanted to share her Continue Reading →

Taking the next step toward the horizon. Or: The red folder strikes again!

Ten weeks after the second day of the new year The red folder is open, chapters are strewn around, and Author is now adding her own markings and comments to Continue Reading →

To let go or not to let go…

Nine weeks after the second day of the new year That is not really the question. Of course you need to let go. It’s not a matter of ‘if’, it’s Continue Reading →

Okay, it’s ready.

Seven weeks after the second day of the new year Author has reached that feeling she has told you about in her post four weeks after the second day of Continue Reading →

Beware the gray cells mutiny! Or: details do matter

Six weeks after the second day of the new year This post is in its entirety a tip of sorts, experience to be shared in the hope that it is Continue Reading →

Wait, don’t rush forward

Five weeks after the second day of the new year When you finish working on a book, it’s tempting to rush to move on. It’s all done, you think. I Continue Reading →

Almost there!

Four weeks after the second day of the new year Author has reached that “Yes, that’s it” feeling with the new book she’s been working on, Oracle’s Hunt. For those Continue Reading →