And here’s where we left off last week. Here’s the second part of chapter one snippet of my WIP Will (second book in The Homeschool Kids).
Will Austin zipped up his over sized gray jacket, sighing heavily as he did so. The first hints of sunlight shone in through the blinds, casting a striped sheet of darkness and light over his quiet bedroom. Everything was still. Even the prolonged ziiippp sound triggered his frustration. He didn’t mind the quiet. Nothing sounded better to him than pretending that his parents weren’t down the hall getting ready to walk out the door. The quiet made it easier to fool himself into believing that it was just a harshly cold November night, and he’d only risked the icy floor boards to find a jacket.
His dad was leaving. Again.
Hey there, awesome person! Ahhhh, are you pumped for the summer? Because I am! Though it’ll probably end up busier than the school year, as always, I’m super excited. Basically, it got really hot really quick, my computer hates me because I keep filling its already-full stomach with words, I’M ATTENDING MY FIRST WRITING CONFERENCE THIS SUMMER. I’ll start out with my summer goals.
As writers, and entrepreneurs even, we all want to get our stories and our words out to the world. I mean, what writer wouldn’t? We market our books, we hand out copies, we tell our friends about them. And then we can so easily get disappointed and discouraged when someone doesn’t like what we’ve written or writes a negative review. Things like that can make us feel like we’re not good at what we do. Can I just tell you, that is not the case? At least, most of the time it’s not.
Hey everyone! I’m back from my hiatus. It was a good, much needed break; I’m excited to be blogging again, though. And I changed up my blog a little bit. Let me know what you think!! I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend- and yay! Summer is here! I have to say, my junior year of high school-…