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I missed it

I had hoped to complete the second draft of my next novel by the end of the year, but I fell 5,000 words—seven scenes in two chapters—short. Tomorrow should do it.

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Using File Compile to export a synopsis | ScrivenerVirgin

The File Compile function is not just for exporting your words. You can also export your metadata … — Read on http://www.scrivenervirgin.com/2018/05/file-compile-export-synopsis/

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“Novak’s Mission” wins award from Writer’s Digest

Novak’s Mission has just won an Honorable Mention in the Mystery/Thriller category for the 2020 Writer’s Digest Self-Published E-book Awards. Apart from the honor of the thing, this should help with promotional efforts. Thank you to my editor, Kylee Madison, cover designer, Laura Boyle, and narrator of the audiobook, Robert McBride.

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First draft of next book completed

Yesterday, I completed the first draft of my next novel. This is only the beginning of a long process that will not be complete until I’ve made a scouting trip to Ontario. I have little to say about it now except that almost all the action takes place in Canada and that it is set […]

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“Novak’s Mission” featured on Deborah Kalb’s book blog.

Deborah Kalb interviewed me about my latest novel, Novak’s Mission, for her popular book blog. Read it here. Thanks, Deborah.