This is my record of my books.
Stay tuned for the latest updates.
FIRE IN THE RAIN
25th September 2017 - started work on Fire in the Rain.
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21st February 2018 - Printed manuscript received. The editing starts! 21,486 words as it stands BEFORE editing. AFTER editing, it is 21,702. Now onto formatting.
12th February 2018 - Beta comments received back from all three. Manuscript now being printed off in readiness for editing. The feedback was good, so maybe it's not complete tosh after all :)
18th January 2018 - Finished the first draft and sent it off to the betas. Not sure about this one! It could be complete tosh! Currently stands at 18,711 words
30th December 2017 - started work on a contemporary, women's fiction, novella.
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OF LAND AND SKY
21st December 2017 - I managed to get everything done, but I was right up to the wire. It was only accepted in the Smashwords premium catalogue yesterday! Remind me never to do a release for the Winter Solstice again lol. The final book has gone out with a word count of 133, 235.
25th November 2017 - edits are received back so I can start to put right everything that is wrong.
8th September 2017 - I finally finished the first draft of Of Land and Sky, a total of 133,300 words. I have sent it out to the betas, and now wait nervously for their responses.
9th January 2017 - Things went a bit wrong towards the end of the year, so no further writing was done :( However, it appears that things are back on track, and I am writing once again.
30th May 2016 - Well, today's the day. The girls are back at school with no further bank holidays until they finish for the summer. So it's time to crack on with book 2 in the Wraidd Elfennol series.
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20th March 2016 - Marella is published as an ebook at $.99 / £0.77.
29th February 2016 - Edits are now completed and the final word count is 29,913. I am sorting out the formatting and it should be ready to go soon! Very excited now :)
19th January 2016 - First round editing complete. Word count is 29,754. Copies have been sent to the Beta Readers.
15th January 2016 - The completed first draft is being sent to Mae today, for first round editing. Marella currently stands at 29,886 words.
5th January 2016 - I am now doing a first round edit on Marella, the prequel novella to Water Weaver, and hoping for a cover reveal on 1st February, with release in March.
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5th October 2015 - busy, busy, busy! Water Weaver is now set up on Amazon and Kobo as a pre-order, and set up for publishing on B&N on Release Day. I've also been sorting out the media kit for the Release Blitz and Giveaway, also happening on 31st October.
4th October 2015 - final edits are back, formatted and on at Kindle Direct Publishing. I'm just waiting now for the confirmation that it is live! Final word count is 180,552 but that does include the copyright, dedication, contents etc. The word count of the story itself is 179,375
21st September 2015 - edits are completed and the book is ready to go back to the editors for a final edit before formatting! Word count is 179,204
16th September 2015 - Round 1 completed and the word count is now 180,042
9th September 2015 - I'm currently neck deep in edits (round 1) - hoping for release to be 31st October :)
17th July 2015 - today is an exciting yet terrifying day for me as I send out the completed first draft to my beta readers and to my editor. As it stands currently, it is 181,916 words long.