Release day diary!
Today we have author Katie Cross on the blog to talk about her day to celebrate the release of Antebellum Awakening, Book Two in the Network Series. Don’t miss out on book one, Miss Mabel’s School for Girls (only .99 cents for a limited time!).
So it begins . . .
0700– Wake up to this whining face because he wants under the covers again.
0712– Drag myself out of bed.
0740– Walk past dishes in the sink and pretend like they aren’t there.
0758– Check email.
0759– Check facebook with a promise to only stay on for ten minutes.
0854– Log off Facebook.
0901– Answer emails from editor, cover designer, and a new fan from United Arab Emirates.
Drool over new book cover.
0909– Open current work in progress.
0914– Commence staring at screen, waiting for inspiration.
1001– Finish staring at screen.
1013– Search for inspiration by making chamomile tea.
1029– Feed dogs because I forgot.
1041– Feed myself because I forgot.
– Log onto Pinterest
to find inspiration.
1245– Log off Pinterest.
1306– Return to story.
1309– Switch to the first draft of another story and free write.
1342– Stop at 2,000 words because a tweet just popped up.
1434– Log off twitter.
1459– Go to grocery store because husband insists on eating dinner. Fill up car with gas, buy 2L of Dr Pepper 10.
1601– Open current work in progress. Stare at screen. Drink 12 oz DP 10.
1639– Stare at screen again.
1718– Go on a hike with dogs to find inspiration in the my mountains.
1816– Start dinner, kiss husband hello.
1841– Eat dinner while watching new episode of Big Bang Theory.
1900– Vacuum hoping a mindless task will bring inspiration
1911– Wash dishes
1921– Drops favorite dish when inspiration strikes.
1922– Abandons unwashed dishes, knocks husband down, jumps over dog, and rushes to computer. Frantically starts writing.
0333– Stops writing. Goes to bed.
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