Posts in Category Season 3 (2015)

Episodes released in 2015

S3, E79: NaNo 2015, Special #4

Belated update on my NaNo progress for the last ten days, writing my first shirt story, and I share the second chapter of Girl in the Forest News & Notes: NaNo Update – 16,933 words added plus… Wrote my first short story! Another 5,125 words Girl in the Forest snippet (Day 1, Present) Current Word Count: 42,271; story now in Day 6, evening in the present; +5,125 for Knives and the Girl

S3, E77: NaNo 2015, Special #2

Discussing my progress after the first week of NaNo, my concerns about Girl in the Forest’s content and length, and a quick summary of Aisuru’s 99 cent promotion results. Note: This episode does have some non-specific discussion on child abuse as this is a central subject of GitF. News & Notes: NaNo Progress and Feeling Novel structure Progress Concerns Aisuru’s Promotion Results Sales rank peaked at 6,155; got to #13 in magical realism! 97 copies sold in the US; 4 sold in UK; earned less than $55 1,237 KNEP So far, 2 days since the end, no more sales, but […]

S3, E76: NaNo 2015, Special #1

Update on my progress for the first two days of NaNo and sharing the first, raw chapter of The Girl in the Forest. News & Notes: NaNo!! Introduction (for the uninitiated) Aisuru’s 99 cents sale is now underway and will continue through the 7th. As of this episode, 21 copies sold so already doing better than the last promo! Yay! A few more promo sites ran the promo on the 1st day, though still only had 3 sales total then. The rest have all been today so far. Girl in the Forest, reading of first chapter (raw!) Current Word Count: […]

S3, E73: Going Unwide With Aisuru 4

In this week’s amazingly short episode, I talk about my upcoming plans for Aisuru, including pulling it from wide distribution to go into KDP select, cover changes, and more. News & Notes: Ran a giveaway of Aisuru onLibraryThings of eBooks in exchange for reviews; 41 people entered so 41 people won since it was 100 copies up for grabs Also sent the codes to claim to my email list subscribers 27 copies claimed, and 1 review so far; not bad considering it didn’t end that long ago Need to send one reminder with the claim links again Updated Deviations blurb on […]

S3, E72: Deviations Sneak Peek

In this episode, I’m giving you guys a better “sneak peek” at Deviations, with the first three revised chapters! News & Notes: Aisuru sent out to a few more potential reviewers Buying direct from me now means you no longer have to buy separate eBook versions! You just buy once and you get both the Kindle and ePub versions, so you can use them both or if you have one reader now but change later, no need to rebuy anything. I’ve also lowered the paperback version of Aisuru’s price when buying direct from me to $13.99! 🙂 Main Topic: Deviations […]