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Drawn And Quartered

I can’t believe it’s October-freakin’-12th already.

Shit is pulling me in so many directions I feel as if I’m being drawn and quartered.

The Underground dropped on October 1. Didn’t get as many pre-orders as I would have liked but I’m not disappointed, either. Especially considering I didn’t get going on drumming up pre-launch buzz until the last week of August, or something like that. Last June, my book designer was working on Invasion and worked on it until the first week of August or so, when I interrupted her with the updated The Underground manuscript. So she went to work on that. I took up Invasion and gave it a fine-toothed comb edit. Funny thing is, I don’t remember asking her to work on Invasion way back then. But I don’t remember a whole lot of shit, anyway. I advertised on a whole lot of websites. The preorder price was 99 cents. It will stay at 99 cents until October 31. I’m hanging on to the price that long because I’ve got more ads coming up in the coming weeks. After the 31st, it’ll go up to $2.99. And then we’ll start the process all over with Invasion. And then the Moreva of Astoreth. I can tell you this–once this is done, I am not messing around with these books anymore. I have to stop being a goddamned perfectionist and learn to let go. Besides, I’m itching to write new stuff. But I want to get these… Continue reading