Showing posts from December, 2016

Checking In

The holidays are rolling in, and soon it will be a new year. I have sold two stories and have my eyes set on many more places for the year to come. I am also happy to write reviews for a horror magazine--I am partially doing it to challenge myself to read a lot more than what I was doing. It is so important to read when you are a writer, and I am finding this out more and more with each book I finish.  I have been thinking about putting a novel out on Amazon, just to test the waters. From what I've been hearing, it's actually not like shooting yourself in the foot--in terms of getting "traditionally" published after going it on your own; you can actually garner attention from a publisher if you do well. Plus there's the thing about your first novel never being the break-through--though, I think we're at the point where we know anything is possible. Your break-through could be the first one. You never know until you give it a shot. Plus, there are a few th