UPDATE on BLOGGING
I participated in the A-Z blog challenge because I needed some rejuvenation. I got it! (see below) And I don't want it to stop. Soooo a bunch of my writer friends and I are going to do this
UPDATE on the WIP
here for more scoopage on that). And this revision has turned into a major rewrite. Taking out a POV and writing in many new chapters will do that, I guess, and it’s taking a lot longer than I wanted it to. I hit major writing strides, get stuck, poke at the blob for a few days, hit another stride and keep writing. At times I feel overwhelmed, but I just can’t give up on it. And I’m getting there. I'm about midway through the second act and, fortunately, the third act was almost entirely told from my main character's point of view. I often joke that this project may take me two years. I don't think that's a joke anymore. But I'll get there. Eventually I’ll turn this beast into a real beauty.
UPDATE on READING
UPDATE on CONTESTS
One thing I wanted to be ready for was Cupid's Literary Connection's The Writer's Voice Contest. My manuscript's not ready, but maybe yours is? Click here for details.
My writer friend Jessica Love is participating in a blog tour where the hosts are giving away a copy of Unraveling by Elizabeth Norris. The book sounds phenomenally awesome. Want to win? Click here for more info.
And tomorrow is the last day to enter my ARC giveaway. I'm giving away ARCS of Perfect Escape, Falling From Grace, The Hunt, and more. Click here to enter.
Anything to update in YOUR writing/reading life? Tell me in the comments!