So, to that end, I’m going to relaunch the Patreon page in a week or two with some new tiers...
To that end, I’ve come up with a Plan Of Action for the next few months which I hope will get me where I want to be at the beginning of 2019 to start the year of with a bang.
Instead of having a slow and relaxing November, it will be a very busy month - in which I may just write 50 000 words in any case…
July (and Camp NaNoWriMo) is about 12 days from completion, and though I have not reached my target word count, I can say that I’m optimistic that I will still reach it as I double down and work on my projects and articles. Another “Mighty” article The Mighty has published another one of my articles… Continue reading Writing update – July 2018, part 2
Being all academic As usual, the days are simply speeding by at breakneck speed with me trying my best to hold on and get everything done that needs to get done! This includes actually finishing my paper for August’s Medieval conference before the end of the month… (The trick is not to get side-tracked by… Continue reading Writing Update: July 2018
I have a guest post on the Rachel Poli's blog today! Titled "How to create your own fantasy language", it has a ton of resources and even a taste of a language from The Ruon Chronicles! Head over to Rachel's blog - and be sure to read her other posts as well.
Well, May and June turned out to be very good months when it came to publication! Publications My short story, “Pandjieswinkelgoed”, appeared in the 22 June 2018 issue of Vrouekeur and this was the first print magazine short story that I’ve sold. Huzzah! I now also have two article on The Mighty under my belt… Continue reading Writing update: June 2018, part 2
In the previous cover art idea post, I mentioned that there is another aesthetic I would also like to try out (and see if it looks anything like it does in my head…). Tried it, liked it a lot more! Here are some of the cover ideas that I did for Ruon Chronicles stories, as… Continue reading More Cover Art Aesthetics
An article and a short story Published during the end of May was “6 Coping Mechanisms That Help My Mental and Physical Illnesses”, which was published on The Mighty. My short story “Pandjieswinkelgoed” (“Pawnshop stuff”) will also appear in the 22 June 2018 issue of Vrouekeur! (What makes you think I’m especially excited to get… Continue reading June Writing Update, Part 1
I’ve been playing around with possible ebook covers for The Knowledge Stones, Grove of Graves, and Forgotten on Canva. Not just as a procrastination tactic, but also because I actually need some covers for when I publish the full stories. (We’ve been so busy at work that I’ve spent some evenings rather working on covers… Continue reading Playing around with covers – The Ruon Chronicles and Forgotten