This query letter is driving me crazy. So crazy that it's all I can think about. Can't focus on anything else at all. No matter what I do to it, it just doesn't feel perfect. I guess it's just trial and error at this point, but I'm stressing myself out to the point of just… Continue reading Write Tunes – 2 / 14
(Don't know why this post I scheduled for Monday didn't get posted. But I'll just post it now I guess.) Welp. I sent off my first round of queries. Now all I feel is severe APPREHENSION. But no, I'm more or less confident. That being said, I got my first rejection this morning. Which was… Continue reading So the wait begins…
Wake up, possessed by a nightmare. Wake up, convinced you are another, not yourself. Me and myself never got along anyway. Me, myself, and you. I, not present. Me, ironically without eyes. Myself, desperately fighting you, the architect of my misery. It's just an object. Doesn't mean what you think.
Who am I? Is it the company I keep? Maybe the dreams I dream once I've fallen asleep? Am I different from the man who rests? Disparate from the one who races around Jupiter on some whimsical quest? Know he's distinct from me, surrounded by folk. Those who pick up my slack and laugh at… Continue reading Where My Mind Lies
So I'm feeling pretty discouraged at the moment. Started doing some research on AgentQuery into finding an agent only to be hit in the face with the unfortunate truth that first-time novels over 100k words are generally ignored for being too risky an investment. Which makes sense. Reputable source. Not gonna waste my time and… Continue reading Write Tunes – still feel.
Starting today, I'm going to try to get back on the routine before I became possessed by the desire to finish my novel. It might be a rocky transition for me to get back to MWF, but I miss writing poetry, as much as I had been writing before. I want to fully reconnect with… Continue reading Piecing Myself Back Together