Writing Life Balance

Is there such a thing as writing life balance when you already have a full time job? No. The writing life takes up a lot of time, specially when you are an indie/ self-publishing author. You are your own publisher, you create and execute your own marketing plan. You are also your own publicist, designer [...]

Best Writing Advice I Ever Received

Best Writing Advice I Ever Received

I have read several articles and blog posts on writing but there was one single piece of advice that really lit a fire into me. With this advice, I was able to harness my imagination and translate it into actual pages in my Google Doc. I believe that this advice was one of the things that helped me write and finish In the Presence of the King.

The Best Thing About Being an Unpublished Writer

The Best Thing About Being an Unpublished Writer

Last week I wrote out the hardest parts about being an unpublished writer. This week we are focusing on the positive. To be honest writing the negative parts were easier than the positive. Not because it wasn't hard to identify but that I focus and dwell way too much on the negative. It just poured [...]

The Inspiration Behind In the Presence of the King Map

The Inspiration Behind In the Presence of the King Map

What inspired the land in the tale of In the Presence of the King? (In the Presence of the King is the name of my upcoming book) I guess I can't go too far into it since I could easily find myself in spoiler country. But the story definitely provided the parameters of the landscape. [...]

Official Book Announcement!!

Official Book Announcement!!

Last week I announced the redesign of my blog along with the new name, basically its the same URL but dropping the wordpress at the end. With the new site redesign I included a new page dedicated to the book. That was a soft announcement, but I wanted a whole blog post dedicated to it.

Waiting (A Book Writing Process Post)

Waiting (A Book Writing Process Post)

There are moments during the book writing process when stuff is happening all at once. There is action everywhere, the feelings are high, you feel like you are making progress. And sometimes progress looks like waiting around.