August 2017 Kickstarter!

The Seeds of Dissolution Kickstarter is fully funded and complete! Check  the campaign site for more information about the production process. 

 

Check it out HERE!

Interviews and blog posts:

Might Thor JRS - Physics, Science Fiction, and Martial arts

Mythical Books - Writing as an Indie Author

Mary Robinette Kowal's My Favorite Bit - Gender and diversity in The Seeds of Dissolution

The Avid Reader - Evolving as a writer

Waking Writer - Interview about writing, and the main character of The Seeds of Dissolution

A Life Through Books - Interview about the writing process

My Reading Addiction - Interview about The Seeds of Dissolution

Creation process:

August 2017:

  • Check out a sneak preview of the Kickstarter!
  • Sign up for the Thunderclap campaign here!
  • The cruise is over, but made a lot of new friends. WorldCon is next!
  • First button design is complete!

  • First interior sketch is being designed.

July 2017:

  • Ready for the 2017 WX Cruise and WorldCon!
  • Working on cover design and layout
  • Final cover art received, and it is beautiful! Here's a teaser of the pencil sketch for you...
  • Researching media outreach for campaign
    • Book tours
    • Interviews
    • Book Blasts
    • Thunderclap
    • Excerpts
  • Writing interviews
  • Editing draft 3 from beta feedback
  • Sign up for the Thunderclap campaign here!
  • Video Created! (and video take 2)
  • Blooper reel also created...
  • Sample chapters posted here!

June 2017:

  • Had lots of fun, and interest in my books, at HeroesCon!
  • First beta reader feedback
    • Starting revisions!
  • Researching editors
  • Backer Tiers created:
    • A chance to get the novel before anyone else
    • Exclusive Maps of the Nether
    • Bookmark swag
    • Desktop wallpapers
    • A never-before published short story
    • cool pins!
    • A chance to be written into the story!
  • Stretch Goals created:
    • Interior illustrations (from 1 to 7!)
    • Professional editing
    • Maps and timeline
    • Hardcover?
    • Audiobook??
  • Add-ons!
    • More pins!
    • Book options, if the backer tiers don't work for you
    • T-shirts!
  • Reticulating splines

May 2017:

  • 1st Draft complete
  • Novel out to beta readers
  • Art contract started (With Micah Epstein)
  • Researching Kickstarter creation
  • Calculating budget
  • Sample chapter uploaded

Expect the Kickstarter to begin in mid August. Sign up for my mailing list for more updates!