Hello again friends! It's about time I update you on what's going on with my book, yeah? Like the title of this post says, the edits are all finished up and the very first proof copy of my book has been ordered. It's a little hard to believe I've gotten this far, and it probably … Continue reading Edits Are Done, Proof is On the Way
It didn't take long to choose a cover, thanks to the voting that took place last week. So, drumroll please... Oh, wait, this is a blog. Just imagine one, then, because here is the cover for Standing By! I only tweaked the cover slightly once I knew this would be the one (bonus points if … Continue reading Cover Reveal!
Well friends, it looks like I'm gong to need your help! I've come up with a number of different book covers for Standing By, but it's hard for me to choose my top favorite. I have at least been able to eliminate a few, leaving me with four options left. This is where I'm going … Continue reading Cover Voting
Book Design Time!
Now that my book is in the hands of a few select editors, I am going to focus on the most important part of the book... the cover! I mean, we all judge books by their covers, right? I figure a good way to distract myself from thinking about other eyes constructively criticizing my baby … Continue reading Book Design Time!
Off to the Editors We Go!
This weekend Standing By will get into the hands of a few select editors. Mind you, since I'm going along the self-publishing route, I'm not using professional editors. Instead, I'm using the connections that I do have - English majors and librarians. I'm a little apprehensive to let new eyes see my book, but I'm … Continue reading Off to the Editors We Go!