Amazon Was Incorrect – No BEES Pub Date Yet!
January 15, 2020
Be aware that incorrect publication (release) dates in October for GO TELL THE BEES THAT I AM GONE were posted on several Amazon websites in different countries, and those sites were already offering it for pre-order online. This was a series of errors.
Please know that NO BEES PUBLICATION DATE HAS BEEN SET YET! And no cover art has been chosen, either!
After I have completed the BEES manuscript, a lot of things have to happen with my publishers before it is printed, released, and on the bookshelves for you to buy. Read more about this at:
Brief Explanation Of How Publishing Works, my blog entry from January 5, 2020.
What “Finished” Means To An Author, my blog entry from August 3, 2015, which also has a flow chart of the multiple steps necessary to publish a book once the manuscript is completed.
Myth and Mountain Birthdays
“My birthday was always the coldest day of the year. If not literally true, it was family legend, and everyone knows that myth is much stronger than meteorology, even in the north country, where the snow lies deep on the mountaintops, and houses are built to keep the heat in, not out.
“This particular legend had its origin—reasonably enough—on the date of my birth, January 11, 1952. Read more…
Newest Excerpts (“Daily Lines”) From BEES
“The Letter J,” in honor of Claire’s birthday.
Three separate short excerpts from BEES together in one webpage.
My blog entry, “BEES Workmanship Example,” from September 2 has a new excerpt in it, and gives an idea of how I edit my writing as I work.
Note that BEES does not have a publication date set yet! I am working hard doing the writing and research for BEES and hope to finish writing it by the end of this year (2019). After I finish it, then my publishers will decide upon release dates, likely in 2020. Thanks!
On March, 2019, I released a (tentative) list of chapter titles for BEES.
For more information about my progress on BEES, and to access all excerpts (Daily Lines) released so far, visit my official BEES webpage at:
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My Writing Process
If you’re interested in my writing process, check out my blog entry titled, “Want to Watch Me Write?” from September, 2016…
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My Methadone List
Looking for something to read until GO TELL THE BEES THAT I HAVE GONE is released? Check out my suggestions of books that I recommend by other authors in my Methadone List.
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