Warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/captainc/public_html/wp-content/themes/canvas/functions/admin-hooks.php on line 160
Archive | Blog RSS feed for this section

Getting better and worse.

Now that I seem to be getting my act together, I have posted a few more chapters of my two unfinished novels, and have withdrawn “The Man in the Middle”. I have updated it and am submitting it, keeping my fingers crossed. I am all too aware that you have to keep coming up wit […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Halfway there!

I just wanted to add a quick update as November is now half over, and I am still ahead of the curve. Staying there will be a major effort. I may be able to shorten it enough to finish it on time, but then my publisher may think I want to start writing sequels. We’ll […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

NaNoWriMo

I have decided to take part I NaNoWriMo which is short for National Novel Writing Month. I think they chose November as it starts with the same four letters a s Novel. Any way the challenge is to write a complete novel of at least 50,000 words in November. I have an outline, I’m ready […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Publication date

I now have a publication date for The Decision. It’s tentatively due on December 20th.  There is still a lot I don’t know, like will it keep it’s title? What will the cover look like? Will someone other than me write the blurb? I don’t think I’m very good at blurbs, as I got one […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Editing!

Being asked to look over my manuscript after a professional editor has been at it, was an experience especially as it was a first for me . Of course I had no idea how often I had made silly errors, let alone the couple of hundred places where she thought I could make improvements. It’s humbling, […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Further down the line

I am still writing, and my scrappy stuff can be seen partially finished. I suppose that most authors have ‘works in progress’  that await further inspiration, but I will finish them eventually. If you read my little piece on the Midnight Frost blog, you will already know a little bit about my next book. It is […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Welcome to Midnight Frost books.

Sept 20 2013 I’m starting a blog as my publishers – Midnight Frost – deem it desirable. It was probably something I should have done a while ago, but I was sidetracked by my other publisher – authors online – being keener on social media, ie Facebook. In fact they even did a Facebook page […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }