Finding Doom: Happy Book Birthday!!

"If my parents didn't know the true story, and I didn't know what happened, who was going to tell me?"Finding Doom, R.E. Klinzing We made it! I can't believe it's been a whole year! Hey everyone! Today is Finding Doom's book birthday! It has officially been published for a whole year! I remember when I…

Finding Doom is on Sale!

Happy 4th of July! To celebrate our country's independence, Finding Doom is on sale until July 31st! The eBook is currently being sold for $2.00! If you haven't read it yet, this is a great way to celebrate our country's independence and end off the summer! So, come join the agents of the T.S.O. in…

Finding Doom Soon to be in Bookstores!

The wait is coming to an end! Finding Doom will soon be available for print purchases at places like Barnes and Noble, Walmart, Ingram, and more! These editions will have a different cover backing, and a unique interior format! (Table of contents included!) Make sure you sign up for the email list to be the…

NaNoWriMo follow up. (What goals were accomplished)

A couple weeks ago we talked about National Novel Writing Month. There was an annual challenge for writers to write a 50,000 word novel in the month of November. People who read my other post already know, but my goal for November was to finished a manuscript I was working on. I am pleased to…

Your First Draft vs. Sandcastles

"I'm writing a first draft and reminding myself that I'm simply shoveling sand into a box so that I can later build sandcastles."-Shannon Hale Here is one of my favorite writing quotes. I even have it hung up in my room. Starting your book can be scary. That first draft could be the most intimidating…

Outlining Your Book (and why I wish I did it)

There are two types of writers: outliners and pantsers. I'm going to share my outlining process. First, let me clarify what a pantser is. Someone explained to me that a pantser is someone who "writes by the seat of their pants." A pantser writes without an end goal to their story in mind. Their story…

Where Finding Doom Came From

Authors are often asked this very simple question: Where do you get your ideas? I myself have asked this question before. But I've come to learn, through others and through experience, that the ideas used for stories are much simpler than people think. A story idea could come from anything, from something you see, hear,…