Novel News: Update

The last three months have been rife with conflict, disappointments, and grief. Despite all that has happened, I’ve persevered, with more than a little help from the Lord, and pushed forward with my writing career.  Regarding “The Heir Comes Forth” Still in possession of some author copies, I’m in the process of scheduling a fewContinue reading “Novel News: Update”

Novel News Update

03/07/2016 I can see a light at the end of this tunnel. Still knee deep in edits, but I can at least see the end. Still keeping on schedule and allowing the mounting excitement to continue unabated!  In between reading and editing, I’ve been working with an artist to draw a beautiful new map forContinue reading “Novel News Update”

Novel News Update

02/19/2016 Still knee deep in edits, though I will admit it’s not as bad as I’d feared. (Mostly thanks to my wonderful wife’s ninja-editing skills). Still keeping on schedule and allowing the mounting excitement to continue unabated! Thanks to all who frequent this blog for your support and readership. -R. S. Gullett

Novel News Update

2/12/2016 – I’ve just received the edited manuscript from my publisher. It’s not as red as I’d thought it would be, thanks mostly to my wife’s efforts to curtail my grammatical shortcomings. I’ve now got my work cut out for me as I read and correct the manuscript to make this novel the best fantasyContinue reading “Novel News Update”

Literary Efforts

So I finished a short story I’m very excited about, but knowing my propensity for minor grammatical errors I always have my chief editor (my wife, whose job is in fact in editing) have a good long look before submitting. You can always tell which blog posts that she’s looked at and those she hasn’tContinue reading “Literary Efforts”

A Quick Thought

I actually wrote about this a while back, but somehow life’s lessons continue to revisit me.  I’m currently waiting to hear back from my publisher’s editing team, which means my efforts toward publishing my new novel have stalled as I wait to hear from them. Although I want them to do a thorough job, waitingContinue reading “A Quick Thought”

A Quick Thought…

What if the characters you created could somehow leap off the page for an hour and share a meal with you, would you embrace it or run screaming from the room? What would you discuss? How would the meal go? Would you even get along with your characters?  I often wonder if I would getContinue reading “A Quick Thought…”

A Quick Thought…

Sometimes the mere pursuit of something is worth more than obtaining it. The value of embarking on a journey can be more than reaching its end. How many times have you read a book, rushing to the end, and when you arrive…the end is a disappointment. The story and characters, and setting, it was allContinue reading “A Quick Thought…”