Art

We’re Marching On

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(If you’ve not heard the song that I have titled this post with, you should listen to it. It’s very good, as only One Republic can deliver.) Big news here for me, and perhaps at least a partial excuse as to why I have been so lax in posting anything these past few months: I am graduating from college, a B. A. in English, with honors, with a focus on Medieval Literature. It was a tough last semester, but I managed and by this time next week, I will have received my diploma. As part of my course load this more »

Art

Random Art and Word-Churnage!

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My winter break is going swimmingly, outside of a killer sinus infection that I’m just now getting over. For the past week or so, I’ve been writing about 2000-3000 words a day. It’s been great! I’m definitely making up for the time I lost during my busy semester. The book is coming along nicely, although I think I need to just go through and read it and fix things; it seems a little choppy in places, mostly because I only had choppy amounts of time work on it there for about three months. A little smoothing out and careful polishing more »

Writing

Four Down, Three to Go

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I am currently in the process of re-writing the main series of my fantasy novels, a series of seven. I have just recently completed the re-write of the fourth book, putting me over halfway through the series. I’ve attempted to re-write individual books before, but back in October I made the decision to completely re-write the first set of my novels, and thus far have made very good progress. I’m already about 3,000 words into the re-write of the fifth book. Some reasons why re-writing is a good thing: It helps me refine my plot, theme, and the overall effect more »