I have good news and bad news

So... which would you like first? The bad news is that the publishing company that signed on to take ELEMENTAL ALLIANCE has closed, returning all literary rights to me. Now that I have all my rights back, I can shop the book around to publishers, agents, or self-publish. I'm just not certain what I want to do yet because... the good news is that I figured out the other series I've been plotting is actually a prequel trilogy to the trilogy I'm currently writing. I'm in flux no

Elemental Bloodlines reaches 50,000 words

Elemental Alliance finished out at 103,000 words, and while I started writing the sequel, Elemental Bloodlines, before fall semester started (my day job is an adjunct writing instructor, by the way) I was only able to get 37,000 words into the delicious details before my writing became shelved by my teaching. However, as author friends do, they encourage you to write as much as possible, especially during NaNoWriMo. So while I didn't write 50,000 words in the month of Novembe

Exciting News

I have been offered a publishing contract for ELEMENTAL ALLIANCE, the current time frame places publication close to the end of next year, 2017. In the meantime I'll conclude my semester of teaching and get back to writing the sequel ELEMENTAL BLOODLINES while ELEMENTAL ALLIANCE goes through the editing process with a professional editor and I'll get to see what a professional editor thinks of my eighth draft. Wish me luck, the real work begins now. #update #publication #edit