25 posts tagged challenges

Mini Podcast #8: Where I Ramble About Bad Reviews, Book Production & Publishing Pressures

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners. Welcome back to another mini podcast episode. This one should hopefully be a bit of a laugh... Have a listen below!   http://helenscheuerer.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Author-Update-8_1.mp3   In episode #8 I read out some bad reviews from Goodreads ...

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Mini Podcast #6: Where I Ramble About Reign of Mist, Publishing Goals and What’s Coming Up

Hello hello lovely readers and listeners! Sorry it's been a while since I updated you on everything - life's been a little crazy... http://helenscheuerer.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Author-Update-6_1.mp3   In episode #6 I talk about the audiobook release of Heart of Mist, the production of my ...

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Mini Podcast #2: Where I Ramble About Super Nice Reader Emails, Map Design & Kindle Unlimited

Hello hello lovely readers (and listeners). So after receiving an overwhelmingly positive response to last week's first foray into mini podcasting, I thought I'd give it another go :) In 'episode 2', I recap moving house and my struggles with my crappy rewrites, as well as delve into receiving emails from ...

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Mini Podcast #1: Where I Ramble About Audiobooks, Rewrites & Moving House

Hey guys, I told myself I wanted to mix things up content-wise this year... So here's the first attempt. I figure I'm far more likely to do mini audio clips regularly than videos, so here goes nothing. In this little gem, I talk about working with my audiobook narrator, the struggles of the structural edit ...

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Monthly Recap: January 2018

We're just about done with the first month of 2018. How are we already 31 days into a new year? Someone tell me, please. Anyway, if you're a regular reader of this blog, you'll know that I usually split my recap into which books I'm working on and my freelance life... However, I'm starting to find that format a ...

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Heart of Mist by Helen Scheuerer Book Launch

Monthly Recap: August & September 2017

Every now and then, you just have to admit defeat and August's recap was one of those times. Amidst the chaos of launching a book, it just wasn't going to happen. So that's why you're getting two for the price of one this month... My Books Heart of Mist, Book I: The Oremere Chronicles Goodness me, where do I ...

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Monthly Recap: July 2017

Another month has ended, but this one's a little different to the rest... The end of June marks just one month until Heart of Mist hits the shelves. As always, there's a million and one things happening so I'm going to dive right in...       My Books Heart of Mist, Book I: The Oremere ...

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Author Confessions 1 - First Book Nerves

These Are My (Author) Confessions #1: First Book Nerves

I've wanted to be an author since about the age of seven. Twenty years later, here I am, about to publish my debut fantasy book. I should preface this by saying that I don't believe in order to be a writer or an author, you need to be published. I've been an author for a long time now without having a book on the ...

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Monthly Recap: April 2017

Hello hello dear friends and readers. As usual, this recap is well and truly late, but such is life. April was an absolutely huge month for me, with so many different projects progressing and finally falling into place, so let's dive into the details... My Books: Heart of Mist, Book I: The Oremere Chronicles The ...

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Monthly Recap: December, 2016

Keeping in the spirit of the entire year, this recap is of course, late. I've actually just hit publish on the annual Writer's Edit Year In Review article, so I'm in a very reflective mood, perfect for this sort of post, right? Today I'm writing this recap from my office in Sydney. I'm surrounded by boxes of ...

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