My Novel: Father Figure (Week 8 – Friday, August 25th, 2017)

This Is My Truth Now

It’s been an extraordinary week full of intense focus and free-flowing words to the point that I nearly doubled the quantity I expected to complete this week. I’m still in a bit of shock, but the scariest part is as of this afternoon, I’ve completed 27 out 28 planned chapters. And I plan to finish writing the final chapters by Monday afternoon so that I can say the first draft is done. Don’t ask how it happened, just be glad! Without any further ado, I present to you Father Figure’s weekly status:


Status:  Friday, August 25, 2017 – Week #8

  • Chapters 17 thru 22
    • The goal was achieved. I actually completed the most complex portions of the novel, where all the major actions happen. It was a bit of an emotional week, living through what happened to these characters. As I was channeling the mindset when someone goes through…

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Making Summer Last a #guestpost from author @cynthiaeden and #FreeReads inside! #tlcbooktours

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Making Summer Last

A Guest Post by Bestselling Author Cynthia Eden

I love the lazy days of summer—when the weather is hot and the books are even hotter. Since I live along the Gulf of Mexico, I know all about HOT. The summer days down here truly do steam.  But despite the heat, I would never trade my summer days, not for anything! In fact, I wish summer didn’t have to end! I love spending time with my family and getting to stay up extra late as we stargaze.  When I’m making s’mores by the fire or dipping my toes in the water, I am one happy woman.

If only we could make summer last. If. Only.  

BUT…memories last forever, right?  So this summer, my goal (and maybe you can make it your goal, too), is to make the best memoires ever. With that idea in mind, I’ve created…

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