This a summary of the highs and lows of my writing this month. Editing Ocean Heart Maybe I’m too ambitious but I’ve not achieved the word count I wanted to. I had a few days feeling rundown and a few days where the heat gave me a killer headache. And, editing isn’t something you can … Continue reading Writing Progress: May
This is an update on how the first 10 days have gone.
I can’t believe it has been 10 years since I first wrote my novel. I’ve written countless other novels but this one I felt had potential. This one, I decided to take seriously.
I am releasing the chapters so quickly now as I am just excited to get them out there. The readers on Wattpad are posting the more encouraging comments. One even compared one of my chapters to Percy Jackson!
Another chapter is up and today's thoughts are on the theory of writing about what you know.
As I get closer to releasing the ending on Wattpad, I get more nervous. I have put a lot of time and effort into my novel (I'm talking years) and I really want people to enjoy it.
I'm letting the fear of the next steps hold me back and I need to get out of my own way.
This is the chapter where the snippet comes from: Still crouching under the table like a naughty little fairy, I had enough happy thoughts to fly me to Neverland.
I am now getting the final chapters saved in draft to be published on Wattpad for you to read.
Last week, I was distracted and didn't get as much editing done. I was suffering with mild anxiety but now I've dealt with that I feel focused on getting my novel finished.