Done and Done

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This awesome picture, by the way, is an actual Nyan cat mod for the new Sims 3 pet expansion. Well played, friends. Well played. (Yes, I have it. And it is awesome.) In the meantime, nothing new today except for the fact that I mailed off the Galley edits for A Sliver of Shadow. It’s a bittersweet moment, because after this, there’s no changes I can make. For better or worse, it is what it is (assuming the changes I requested get made – sometimes they don’t…) But overall it’s a bit of a relief. I’m done with this particular project and back into the new one. I’m continuing to plow through the 3rd book, but even though I’ve always said I intended this story arc would finish up in three books…well, I’m beginning to wonder if it shouldn’t be four after all.  Tough call, really, since there’s no guarantee the publisher… Read more


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A Sliver of Shadow edits are done. (Until copy-edits, anyway) *faceplants*… Read more

Edits for the Win, Baby!

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Finally. I was up until 3 on Saturday and 2:30 last night, but they are *done*. It’s a relief and bittersweet all at once, honestly. I’ve been working on this puppy for nearly two years now. It’s hard to imagine not being able to go back and just “tweak” a few things whenever I feel like it. It’s terrifying, in a way. Aside from line edits, there’s nothing else to be done.  Except work on Book 2, which I will be calling A Comb of Darkness. (Thanks KAK, you big weenie). I’ve even got a photoshopped nightmare of a cover in mind, but not one I’m working on today.  Iz tired, you know. But truthfully, my head has been turning more and more to the next story – I’m rather excited about it. So there we have it. I’m running through one final read (just to make sure I wasn’t… Read more