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Fictive Universe Podcast #2

In this podcast: Latest progress report on my book Editing books for self publishers Book marketing planning Kindle free eBooks, good or bad?   Resources mentioned: eLance, oDesk, Kindle Boards. Send to Kindle

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Long Over Due Progress Report

Sorry about the lack of updates on the blog. I was busy writing so I could finish my book. Throw in my work as an Internet Marketer and I was pressed for time to blog at Fictive Universe. Okay, so that’s the excuse, now for the long over due progress report. Since my […]

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Progress Report for Last Month (August 15 – September 19)

Send to Kindle  Well it’s been a month since my last progress report and it hasn’t been a good month! I wrote 3,500 since my last progress report. My goal is 2,000 words per day… I couldn’t even muster 4,000 in almost a month! I got bogged  down with my second major case of writer’s […]

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Progress Report for Week of August 15

Ah, what a difference a week makes! I’m very happy with this week’s progress report…           I wrote over 14,000 words last week so my book progress moved nicely the past week. That averaged to 2,000 words per day which is my daily goal. Now I just need to […]

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Progress Report for Week of July 25th & August 8th

It’s been a rough two weeks in my writing endeavors. On the personal front, it’s been good news since we finally bought a house here in San Francisco. On the writing side, the process of getting ready for closing and moving has sucked a lot of time. A few days vacationing in Lake […]

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Progress Report for Week of July 18th

Send to Kindle   As I write this blog post, I’m at 38,387 words of my book. I wrote 8,207 words since last week’s progress report.  My goal is to write 2,000 words every day Monday through Saturday. Last week, I averaged 1,368 per day so I need to step it up in my fiction writing. […]

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Self Publishers Need Not Apply

It’s amazing how slow the old guard is to embrace change. It’s one thing for traditional publishing houses to look down on self publishing, their business model and livelihood is on the line. I get that. But recently I wanted to join a local writers association here in Northern California but self publishers […]

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Progress Report for Week of July 11th

Total words written for the week: ~8,000 I fell way shy of my goal of writing 12,000 words per week. I also went a couple days without writing my book at all which is something I’m trying to avoid like the plague. I want to get into the habit of writing at least […]

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Welcome to Fictive Universe

fic·tive/?fiktiv/ Adjective: Creating or created by imagination: “the novel’s fictive universe”. : of, relating to, or having the characteristics of fiction.   Welcome to my fictive universe! Since this is the first post (sans the deleted test posts), I figure it’s best to explain what this blog is about. The short answer: writing […]

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