So it's been 3 weeks since my last diary post! What on earth have I been up to in all that time? For a start, I've been publishing on Kindle and planning the book-writing/publishing schedule. Then I got offered a full-time job. And then we went on holiday. The Kindle books you know about, as … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 10 August 2016
I'm delighted to announce that not one but TWO of my re-branded, re-packaged and re-published books are now available in the Kindle store on Amazon. This is one (or two!) of the things I've been working on recently. NIGHT CRAWLER: A MARCIE CRAIG MYSTERY and TWEE TALES are now available, on Kindle, for £2.99 and £1.99 … Continue reading Two books now available on Kindle
I've had a very writerly week, which is always a good sign. I'm building the blocks for a 6-part "family saga" in Scrivener. And I started to get the itch again to find a decent criticism group for constructive feedback. Wednesday 29 June 2016 It started last Wednesday . I wrote 674 words for the blog … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 6 July 2016
I can hardly believe that my last diary was on 23 March. We have been sooo busy, running around, again, doing all sorts. We've been having work meetings, business meetings, bureaucracy meetings, doctors appointments, hospital appointments. And when I just came to look in my diary to see what else I've managed to do in … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 13 April 2016
I promised I'd let you know when Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery (the paperback) was available outside of Lulu. Amazon were once again first off the blocks within only a few days. It's available here for £7.99 + delivery if you're not a Prime customer or if you don't spend £20. Or you can get … Continue reading Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – paperback now available on Amazon!
Well, I told you we'd been busy ... I'm delighted to announce that Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery is now available in paperback - and it's EARLY too, as I promised it would be ready 3 months after the hardback and that was published on 2 February. So I'm feeling very smug about that. You can … Continue reading Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – now available in PAPERBACK!
I promised I'd let you know when Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery (the hardback) was available outside of Lulu. Amazon were the first off the blocks within only a few days. It's available here for £15.99 + delivery if you're not a Prime customer or if you don't spend £20. However, it's also available at … Continue reading Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery – hardback now available everywhere!
And despite my best efforts, I still failed to come in and post the diary yesterday ... Saying that, though, I didn't even switch the computer on I was that busy. So here we are again, a day late again - but at least it's not as late as the last one. Wednesday 3 February 2016 … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 10 February 2016
What a very busy week I had last week, publishing a new book on Tuesday and then sending another 2 paperbacks off to print. Sorry for not doing this last week. I'll do last week's today, then this week's on Wednesday. Wednesday 27 January 2016 Wednesday was an ordinary writing day, where I wrote 600 words … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 3 February 2016
We're a few days late - the book was due out on Friday, but we had some cover issues - but here it is, finally. Night Crawler, republished and repackaged as Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery by Diane Wordsworth. I'm retiring the original print copies now and the paperback should be out in about … Continue reading *RE*PUBLICATION DAY – Night Crawler: a Marcie Craig mystery
It's been a bitty week with a jolly in the middle of it and getting distracted by other stuff, but it's been okay. Wednesday 20 January 2016 Wednesday started early as I had to run the poet to the railway station. He was off to Scotland for 2 days on business and I usually take him for … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 27 January 2016
First of all I'd like to thank everyone who took the time to visit on Monday and welcome my first guest to the new blog, and special thanks go to all of those who also left a comment or a question. Hopefully, a guest interview will become a regular feature. I didn't do everything I … Continue reading Diary of a freelance writer: 20 January 2016