Friday, August 28, 2015

Friday Five for August 28, 2015

1. On Tuesday, I wrote END on my newest trilogy. Yay! Three wonderfully fun paranormal novelettes which I'll be submitting to my publisher. This was a spur of the moment project, and one I did in a month. I think I was a little excited about having full weekdays to myself!

2. And on Tuesday, I started planning my next series. The more I think about it, the bigger it's growing. My muse is still on the full-time writer high and is getting mighty ambitious. This project will be a serial paranormal romance in nine parts. Nine novellas. I thought I was crazy when I did the 13th Floor series and that was six parts. I will remember my lesson learned from that, though: have the books written before you start publishing them!

3. Next week I'll be co-hosting the IWSG for the first time. I'm a little nervous. But I can't wait to hear the big surprise they have for us!

4. I've been enjoying a taste of autumn this week. Most mornings I was snug in a sweatshirt, flannel pajama bottoms, and slippers. But the heat is coming back again. Blah. Did you see Untethered Realms' good-bye to summer post yet? We are not hot weather folks.

5. I have some BIG news for you. I'm not quite sure when I can announce it, but it's so exciting! I will be celebrating with ice cream this weekend.


  1. Three novelettes in a single month?! Wow! Your productivity amazes me. (Wish I could be that speedy with my art!) Best of luck with the new series your muse is insisting you write! ;)

    Looking forward to that big news, too! How exciting!

  2. Awesome you hit the end! And ready to work on something else? I am impressed.
    You will do fine as a co-host. Prepare for lots of visitors next Wednesday!

  3. Yeah to both of us. I typed THE END on 6WAYS TO WHERE Thursday. I'll have ice cream with you!!

  4. Congrats on your big news, can't wait to hear it! Earlier this week it was such nice cooler weather, but yup, heat's coming back again. =/

  5. Heather, if only I could be that speedy all the time! Thanks so much.

    Alex, I will! :)

    Mac, congratulations! Cheers!

    Leandra, thank you. It was a perfect week, but the heat is rolling over us next week. Yuck!

  6. It always feels good to write THE END!

    Big news? I can't wait to hear it!

    Have a great weekend!

  7. Love good news!

    Three novellas, you are prolific! Congrats!

    Have fun with IWSG, can't wait to see the news!

  8. Good luck with all projects Christine. Wow, a trilogy in a month; that's a lot of writing.

  9. Oh it must be big news if there's ice cream involved! Congrats on finishing your trilogy!
    Trish - tales from trish

  10. Yay! "The end" are the best words in the English language. Okay, maybe not as good as, "We'd like to buy your book!"

  11. Congrats on Number 1!!!!!!!!
    Cohosting IWSG is awesome. You will have so much fun.

  12. Great news about the writing! And good luck with IWSG. I'll be out of town, but hopefully I can set up a post so I don't miss the fun.

  13. Congrats on all this good writing news! I'll see ya for ISWG next month! :)

  14. Sounds like an amazing month! I can't wait to hear the big news!!


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