Here it is, five o'clock Tuesday afternoon, and I just realized tomorrow is Blog Day.
So let me tell you about my year. The month we just finished up. September was wild and wooly for me. Normally when I release a new book, I have everything ready a month ahead of time. With this one, I barely slipped in under the wire of having things ready a week ahead. During the entire writing, editing, pre-production, and Amazon-related duties, everything under the sun happened to keep me from doing things on my schedule for days - and sometimes weeks - at a time. This was both in real life and within my own little writing universe.
Somehow, everything came together. It was a miracle. A mini-miracle for sure, but nonetheless, it counts. The book went live on September 25. It's the best release I've had so far. And I thought the last one was pretty darn good. Amazon even awarded it a little red banner. And the book already has a few good reviews.
Now I'm wondering if in the past I tried too hard to make things as perfect as possible. Maybe the magic touch is trusting my gut when it says Move on. You don't need to recheck that. Leave it!
After this blog, I'm taking my annual couple of months off for the holiday season. I'll be back in February. Until then... Be spooky. Be thankful. Be merry. And still be here in 2024.
Oh, and in case you haven't seen it floating around social media, here's the book that got written in spite of interference from everything else: