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Category: Moving on

I am starting to write my 3rd novel. As much as I love writing this blog my first love is storytelling. Not just a long post but chapter after chapter.

I already have a short outline and the first line of the novel written. My process is to write without an outline as my mind chafes at doing things twice and I change my mind at a moments notice to add characters, events or just 180’s in a story. I will be writing this as an ebook

I will be writing this as an ebook on one of my websites, aptly named, ecrowe.com. Guess what?!! You can join that site if you’d like. Generally, I sell these novels as I go on a chapter by chapter basis. Depending, the cost is $0.99 to $1.50 per chapter. I write 3 chapters ahead before I put them up for purchase as n one, including myself, wants to pay for something on a layaway plan.

What I do, however, is to place teasers on the home page to give you a taste of what the novel is about. I never put start and end dates on a novel. That never works. The problem for my readers is that a lot of you lose interest in the meantime. After all, this is the age of flash satisfaction and writing is still “old school.” This is to say that I am backing off my thought process here to concentrate on the book.

This is to say that I am backing off my thought process here to concentrate on the book. Originally I thought to shut down this website but that isn’t necessary. If it is a long time between posts you are welcome to send me an email and ask me to write about something you would like my take on. That missive I will respond to quickly no matter how involved I am in the novel. Best to send the email HERE.

 

 

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