43 posts tagged novel writing

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Book II in ‘The Oremere Chronicles’

Hello lovely readers, I'm back with another celebratory post! While this week’s all about celebrating Heart of Mist, it’s also about looking forward. So I’m whispering a few secrets about Book II in the series...  So here goes! 1. Book II starts right where we left off Remember that somewhat-of-a-...

Continue Reading

Heart of Mist a bookish peach

6 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Heart of Mist’

Hello hello lovely readers! As part of the week-long festivities celebrating Heart of Mist turning 6 months old, I wanted to share a few secrets - six, in fact! So let's not beat around the bush! Here are 6 Things You Didn't Know About Heart of Mist. 1. Heart of Mist was originally titled Bleaker's Orphan ...

Continue Reading

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 ...

Continue Reading

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 ...

Continue Reading

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 ...

Continue Reading

Monthly Recap: October 2017

Hello lovely readers! Another milestone has passed! My book baby, Heart of Mist turned 2 months old last week! So how does it feel? Well, since you asked... It feels completely and utterly surreal. These 2 months have flown by, and Heart of Mist continues to surpass all my expectations. As always, let's dive ...

Continue Reading

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 ...

Continue Reading

These Are My (Author) Confessions #2: Am I Forgetting Something?

Hello hello lovely readers, and welcome to Part #2 in the 'Author Confessions' series. It's been a while between posts, but such is life when you've got a book nearly out in the world... For today's confession, I wanted to share how I'm feeling about my impending book release. I'd like to think these feelings ...

Continue Reading

Inggrid Koe Hero Image

Excerpt: Heart of Mist Prologue

Hello lovely readers! I'm so thrilled to be able to share a little snippet from my upcoming novel, Heart of Mist. This excerpt was originally published on Wonderfully Bookish. Prologue The branches of the canopy were like springs beneath the balls of her feet, making her lighter than air as she leaped from one ...

Continue Reading

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 ...

Continue Reading