My uncle Danny, who came down to Ad Astra for the Mythspring launch, just let me know that the Essex public library system in Southwestern Ontario has ordered several copies of the anthology for circulation. Also, the Different Drummer book store in Burlington, Ontario has ordered copies after my mom went in to promote it… Continue reading Mythspring News
March 22 Liz and Monique and I left for Toronto, and met up with my parents and sister for a nice dinner before the launch. Realized then I had left my good pen back home. Had to borrow one out of the car. Oh well. My friend Dave was waiting for us when we got… Continue reading Merrill Collection booklaunch for Mythspring
Wow! My two copies of Mythspring arrived today! Which means violating one of the rules of writing and overusing exclamation marks! !!!!!!!!!!!I'm in an actual book that will be in actual bookstores!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm very happy right now, though I know it's hard for you, the casual observer, to see this. I'll even be signing copies… Continue reading Holy shit, I’m in a book!
I received the cheque on Friday for Windigo! Woohoo! The only thing left now is to see the published book in my hands. Looks like there'll be a signing at the Merril Collection in Toronto (http://www.tpl.toronto.on.ca/merril/home.htm ). Don't know the date yet, but I'll certainly post it once I do.
I received the page proofs for Windigo today. Page proofs are copies of the story as well as table of contents and bio with the page design in place for me to proofread and hopefully catch any errors. It looks great! I'm walking on air for the rest of the day. I think I'll have… Continue reading Page Proofs!
The contract for Windigo arrived today! Hooray! I'm one more step towards being a published writer. Feels great! I had a celebratory beer and wrote two pages in the novel WIP.