Today I am welcoming back our guest author, Kate Lynd (Amy McCorkle) who visited here a few months ago. She is going to talk about her new book, Gunpowder and Lead, written with Melissa Goodman.
Hi, Kate. Or should I call you, Amy? We had a big discussion about pen names awhile back and since you go by both names, today, since you use this name in your book, I will call you Kate.:) Sorry that Melissa couldn't be here, but I am anxiously awaiting more about this new book that is not yet released.
Kate, you are taking over, so I am going to step aside for a bit.:)
My message is short and really has nothing to do with the book. It has to do with writing and the publishing in general. And it’s a lesson I learned in film school. Success comes to those willing to work for it. Sometimes success looks different to different people. What looks like success to some doesn’t look like it to others and in the end the publishing world doesn’t look like it did even ten years ago so listen and listen.
Wow, Kate!! I certainly agree with this!!! My break came way later than yours so I am a big advocate for this word!!!
How about something about the book?
Okay, you have me hooked. Here is an excerpt:
Hope any of you who live in the northeast escaped the horrors of power outages and any other storm related occurrences. We were lucky and
Finally, thank you to all my new followers. I am very lucky to have such loyal followers and I apologize for not posting as much as I could in January. This will all be changed now.:)
Tomorrow my husband is undergoing cataract surgery so we have to get up early and go there. I had it twice, but you know men. He doesn't remember how I reacted at all!! Keep your fingers crossed and a few prayers for a successful operation, please. I'll keep you all posted about it.