Say It With Me: Deadlines Are Our FRIENDS

So, boy, oh, boy. Just agreed to my deadline schedule for the new book. I’m struggling with Hawkspar. Must get that book finished. Promptly, yes? It was officially due last December, and Anna has been lovely about the delays, but I’m not . I want to have the book done, and done well, so that we can get it edited … Continue reading →

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Scale

92,041. That’s how many words I have as I sit down to write this morning. It’s a lot of words. For most of the 20+ books I’ve written to this point, I’d right now be doing the last loop of rope around the calf’s fetlocks before stepping back and throwing my hand in the air. For each of the four … Continue reading →

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A few day’s silence

And with it, a few days of not writing. The 2000-words-a-day goal is going to have to wait until after my stress level goes down a bit. I’m supposed to get the Time Warner offer on the proposal for what we hope will be three hardcover stand-alones tomorrow. My agent is hoping to have the dickering done by Saturday. I … Continue reading →

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