Me on Indie Publishing

On Sales: House (Not) and Books

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So I didn’t sell my house on Friday the 13th.  Between the burned cookies, the unfortuitous date, and the fact that the people who came for the first showing of the day tracked dog poo all over the house (thankfully hubs came home to shower before the Open House and had time to REDO the […]

Me on Indie Publishing

State of Sales

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So the first quarter of 2011 has ended.  I am pleased to report that I exceeded, in 3 months, both number of copies and actual profits made in all of 2010.  Woo!  Grand total, I’ve sold over 6,500 ebooks since this time last year.  That’s pretty exciting for my first year’s progress! I did a […]

Writing

Writing and Fitness and Changing Lanes

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Operation Capri Pants: I burned 600 calories yesterday (am TIIIIIRED today) and was only 140 calories over my calorie budget.  Given the excessive working out, I’m gonna say that’s within the realm of okay, which means I’m on a 2 day streak. I actually did sit down to write last night when I got home […]

Writing

Making A New Plan

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It’s Monday.  I’m awake, I’ve worked out, and I’m caffeinating.  That would be the first step back to normal.  Of course I am also in serious house lust, which is not normal, so I’m finding it hard to think about anything else but 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, a super kitchen, and CLOSET SPACE.  Still, I […]

Personal

Sunday Summary and #ROW80 Check-In

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Of course the big headline news around Casa Nolan this week is that I have an agent.  Which contributed to my lack of productivity on a lot of fronts just by the sheer, staggering nature of the event.  It’s been quite the thing, and I’ve been held up as an example of why writers need […]

Books

Cover Reveal: Riven

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As if I hadn’t had enough squeeable excitement this week, the fabulous Robin of Robin Ludwig Designs has already created my delectable new cover for the third novella in the Mirus series, Riven. Go ahead, drool.  You know you wanna.  Aren’t Orrin and Dahlia pretty?  Yep, Orrin.  Remember Mr. Sparky from Forsaken By Shadow?  He’s […]