Accountability Post #12 ~ To Reach that Goal ~ #amwriting #selfpublishing

This, I feel, will be short, but hopefully sweet. I have added a few words to The Sequel this week but I have spent most of my ‘writing’ time re-reading Parallel Lies. I felt I needed to because a) I had to tell someone the plot the other day, and made a right hash of it, and b) I needed to catch up with the characters, and the feel of the whole thing, to be able to carry on where I left off. If that is indeed what I end up doing…

It’s strange reading your own book but on the whole I was still happy with it – obviously there are things I would now change but creative works are never finished are they, only abandoned. I’m not sure who said that but they are quite right.

PL in Magazine

In other news:

All my books are now available to read for free from the Cambridgeshire libraries so if you borrow from libraries in that county you can request them if they are not actually in your branch. Imagine how thrilled I was to find them on the shelves of our mobile library. ๐Ÿ˜€

IMG_1389Parallel Lies is also available, I’ve only just realised it wasn’t in the photo I took. Duh!

Before the Dawn and Thicker than Water have been on their final Kindle Countdown this week and, along with A Single Step, will be out of KDP Select in the next few days. I will be making them available on every platform I can, via Draft2Digital, during the latter part of next week. So if you read on a Nook or Kobo (or any other sort of ereader) or prefer not to buy via Amazon they will now be available to you.

YayLastly, I’ve done my accounts this week. A tedious task (when it’s your day job as well!) but it’s useful to look at the figures and see what has or hasn’t worked over the year. My accountant will be delighted too, I’m usually the one he has to chase right up to the tax return deadline because I’m so preoccupied on my client work.

The word count is below, not anything exciting I’m afraid but now the re-read is out of the way I’m hoping I shall be able to do better next week.

Project B โ€“ Hill of Beans โ€“ย  previously 5532 words โ€“ still 5532 words.

Project C โ€“ Parallel Lies sequel โ€“ previously 14,536 words โ€“ now 15,876 words.

Have a wonderful week everyone xx

Thank you Pixabay for the Yay! image.

About Georgia Rose

Georgia Rose is a writer and the author of the romantic and suspenseful Grayson Trilogy books: A Single Step, Before the Dawn and Thicker than Water. A short story, The Joker, based on a favourite character from the series followed and is free to download from Amazon. Her fourth novel, Parallel Lies, a standalone, encompasses crime along with Georgiaโ€™s usual blending of genre. Following a long stint working in the law Georgia set up her own business providing administration services for other companies which she does to this day managing to entwine that work along with her writing. Georgiaโ€™s background in countryside living, riding, instructing and working with horses has provided the knowledge needed for some of her storylines; the others are a product of her passion for people watching and her overactive imagination! Her busy life is set in a tranquil part of rural Cambridgeshire in the UK where she lives with her much neglected husband and dog. Their son, currently at university, comes and goes and their daughter, having delighted them all for long enough, has eventually moved out, got married, and is discovering the joys of being all grown up and having a mortgage.
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4 Responses to Accountability Post #12 ~ To Reach that Goal ~ #amwriting #selfpublishing

  1. anita dawes says:

    I keep telling myself that any progress is good, and will hopefully pave the way for much more next week!

  2. *Squeal* Seeing your books at the local public library. Very cool. Congratulations!

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