I’ve itemized all the scenes in Thieves Project and holy hell, does a lot happen in that book. That and I’m concerned I’ll constrain myself so much, it’ll accidentally turn into a novella.
Been listening to podcasts at work (Oh dear, I’m turning into one of those), but a recent posit about success from The WIP Podcast got me in a feelings mood.
Week two of work, still got zero writing done this year and the feedback is rolling in. I am hype.
In between bouts of a mood and the beginning of a new job, I had a moment where I really saw how much I had grown in the last twelve months.
I had the pleasure of reading an eARC of Between the Blade and the Heart (2018) by Amanda Hocking. It’s an urban fantasy about Valkyries whose purpose is to send immortals back to the underworld. There are secrets, tension, and really cool fight scenes galore. I especially loved how differently Malin approaches her relationship with Quinn and her relationship with Asher. Her relationship with her mother is particularly compelling.
As part of the blog tour, Amanda answered some questions about the craft and inspiration for this Scandinavian-inspired urban fantasy. The book comes out January 2nd.
The life updates do not stop: I have a job starting in 2018, which is very exciting. Continue reading
I GRADUATED WITH A MASTER’S DEGREE IN MARKETING. This is a thing I absolutely do not hate. Continue reading