Author Archives: kmote00

E-books and tools.

I’ve been learning a few tricks about sharing books electronically (sometimes called “self-publishing”), so I thought I would post some of the techniques I’ve found. These tips are extremely basic — most self-publishing authors will undoubtedly consider them kindergarten level. But … Continue reading

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Character Development

I just finished chapter 6, and I am quite pleased with it. The ending was not at all what I thought it would be when I started the chapter, and it actually scares me just a little. As a matter … Continue reading

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Plodding on

In which I record the latest installment in the continuing saga of an amateur author pulling his hair out over yet another page of text. Perhaps only haggard authors will understand… Continue reading

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My first blog about my first book.

Writing a book is a horrible, exhausting struggle, like a long bout of some painful illness.  One would never undertake such a thing if one were not driven on by some voice whom one can neither resist nor understand.  (Orwell) Am … Continue reading

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