It’s Release Day!

Today is the day! It’s RELEASE DAY! Who else is excited? Can’t just be me and Anna! I am happy to announce that my first novel, Lies Left Behind is now available on Kindle, Kindle Unlimited, and paperback on Amazon! Here’s the link: Lies Left Behind: Gordon, Maryssa: 9798528851174: Amazon.com: Books I will be hostingContinue reading “It’s Release Day!”

Is Your Manuscript Agent-Ready? Use My Checklist to Make Sure

We are on our second-to-last post in our eight-week series on publishing and editing. We are almost to the end! If you want to check out the six weeks before this, check out the table at the end. So, you’re ready to submit your manuscript to an agent. Are you absolutely certain it’s up toContinue reading “Is Your Manuscript Agent-Ready? Use My Checklist to Make Sure”

Why Does it Take So Long to Publish Traditionally?

This is the second post in an eight-week series on publishing and editing! Check the chart at the end for a schedule. I touched on the timeline for traditional publishing last week in Which Route Should You Take: Self-Publishing or Traditional?, but below is a more detailed version.

Which Route Should You Take: Self-Publishing or Traditional?

This is the first post in an eight-week series on publishing and editing! Check the chart at the end for a schedule. Almost every writer at some time or another wonders which publishing route they should take. In my experience, most writers want to take the traditional route. But why? They usually say they wantContinue reading “Which Route Should You Take: Self-Publishing or Traditional?”