I finished revisions on two different projects, and now they’re out of my hands.
(Although, for a writer, nothing is ever truly finished until you hold that first copy of your book!
there is nothing as freeing and rewarding as fast-drafting a project and seeing where it goes, learning about the characters and their motivations as I write.There are two projects I’ve made some initial progress on, so the next step is figuring out which one to focus on first. I requested material from several of the authors who submitted to me, and was so impressed by what I read.These books made me laugh, made me tear up, got me angry, made me think, grabbed my attention, and kept me up way past my bedtime.Position-Shift allows people to shift their public geolocation to protect their privacy and security while on a smart-phone or social network.It enables mobile users to choose who knows where they are and when, giving them full control of their desired privacy.
This is why I do what I do, and why I love what I do. Basically, my attention has been focused on three things: revision, Rio, and Pitch Wars!I watched as much of the Olympics as possible and was so inspired by the amazing performances by our Canadian athletes.And speaking of inspiration, the talent in Pitch Wars has totally blown me away.I remember how nerve-wracking it was being a mentee the year I entered ), and now I can confirm with certainty that being a mentor involves just as much anxiety.Choosing a mentee was not an easy task, and I’m honored that so many talented authors submitted their work to me. But there could only be one, and the story that captured my heart was This month, I have been: Working on: August has been a full-on revision month!