• Writing World

    Updates & Anthologies

    Hiya, folkarinos! It’s the end of July, which means I can officially start looking forward to autumn – my favoritest season of all. ^_^ But before we get to September, we have to go through to August, and things are happening in August! First, I’ll be done with the first round of editing on “Legion!” My goal is to finish this weekend!! Then, I’ll be submitting to PitchWars on Wednesday, August 3rd. I’m not a very lucky person, but you can wish me luck if you want. 🙂 I already have my mentors picked out and my submission packet ready, so hopefully, I can get that out in the morning so…

  • Mini Rants,  Writing World

    My Beta Is On Vacation…

    When we first start writing, feedback, guidance, and advice are essential. After all, how else would we know what we’re doing wrong? Because it’s quite normal to write our first books and think they’re awesome because we’re high on the excitement of having finished a book. And come on, it’s a big deal! It’s only later, when the high has worn off, that all the suck becomes glaringly and disappointingly clear. Because the first draft is only half the battle. As you truck along, however, it’s normal to need less and less guidance and advice. But that doesn’t mean you stop getting feedback altogether. Even if you think you got…