Yesterday I was trying to get organized with my blogs and writing because I was headed out of town. With the drop of one little click I pushed the wrong button and ended up publishing a post that wasn't anywhere near ready. Omg. It was messy. There were no graphics. It wasn't edited properly. I… Continue reading Five Things to do Before You Hit the Publish Button.
Now that we all know what a beta-reader actually is, it's imperative to prepare them prior to reading your unpublished book. This will help all to be on the same page and hopefully avoid confusion. A beta-reader is there to casually read and ultimately critique your work. They are not there to edit or make… Continue reading What Do You Want Your Beta-Readers to Look For?
For the last week, I've been getting feedback about my latest novel from my beta readers. I'm so frikken excited I can't stand it. I want to dance in circles, cheer while I raise a glass in celebration, and lick all the chocolaty creamy frosting from the top of a cupcake! I had five very… Continue reading We’re All So Different