Well, Persona is finished. Or at least a draft of Persona is finished. Here in the next couple of weeks I'll be searching for an appropriate editor to go through it, and then I'll edit and edit and ... edit some more. Until then, I'm in celebratory mode. I've got Nantucket Dark Chocolate cookies (from … Continue reading The End & Thoughts on Serializing Novels
Persona is almost finished. In fact, I've got approximately two chapters left to write. This is three chapters more than I had outlined, but something happened near the end that surprised me and, now that I look at it, really makes sense for the story. It's always fun when things work out this way. It means my … Continue reading Writing the Unpopular
All right, here we go again! For those unaware, these posts are following my historical fiction novel Persona as I serialize it online for free. You can find Persona at its story blog or at its Wattpad address. Because it's my first historical fiction, I've opted to post pieces of the research I've had to … Continue reading Fact vs. Fiction – Chapter Six (Persona)
Well, I hope everyone in America had a fabulous Fourth of July. I think it's fairly obvious that I took some time off last week since I didn't even put up the Fact vs. Fiction page last week. And since Chapter 6 goes up bright and early tomorrow morning I figured I'd better get this … Continue reading Fact vs. Fiction – Chapter Five – Persona
For those following along with the serialization of Persona, here is the Fact vs. Fiction page for Chapter Three. So far this whole experience has been incredibly fun! If you're just hearing about it, Persona is my WWII novel that is currently being serialized online for free. You can find it at its Wattpad address … Continue reading Fact vs. Fiction — Chapter Three (Persona)
Chapter Two - Fact vs. Fiction Fiction: I have Megan on board the SS Ceramic and for all intents and purposes she's headed for London to meet her Uncle George. However the SS Ceramic was actually headed toward Australia, not England. Which, of course, is a bit of a problem. But because I wanted to … Continue reading Fact vs. Fiction Chapter Two – Persona
That's right! You can now read Chapter One of Persona at either its Wattpad link or the Story Blog. And just as I promised, I'm going to post the Fact vs. Fiction rundown for the story here. You can find it on a separate page on the story blog as well, but for those who … Continue reading Persona is Live!
That's right! In just four days I'll start posting Persona as a serialized novel online for free. I have to admit, I'm excited. I've got a seven week buffer, which means I have seven chapters edited and prepped so that if life gets in the way, or if I just need a little break, I … Continue reading The Countdown is On!