Author Archive: Kim

ARC Review: Breaching of the Barrier

Breaching of the Barrier The Burning Tempest: Book 1 Adam Niclasen Sci-Fi/Fantasy/Post-Apocalyptic Rating: 5/5 stars! I received this book in return for an honest review. This book is not yet available for purchase but I will post about it again when it nears its release date. The synopsis I have written is very basic.  I …

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Wondering Writers #19

What devices do you use for writing and planning? I’ll be honest, I’m typing this post from my phone. It’s not the first time, and it definitely won’t be the last… I just find it so convenient for when I’m away from the computer and I want to do something. These days, I’m away from …

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Discovering the purpose of editing

As I was reading through chapter 7, something did not seem right.  I continued on anyway, hoping it would come up later, but now I know that I have come across the first plot hole type error in my book (at least the first one I’ve noticed!). Those of you who have been following my …

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Wondering Writers #18

Do you read the same genre that you write? My book is a heroic fantasy book, set in a world that I plan to use for future books as well.  Some will also be heroic fantasies, but others will be a little different.  I have an endless amount of ideas and I don’t want to …

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Editing Chapters 5 & 6

In my limited time today, I went through some of my notes and edited a few things in other chapters.  I realised that going through them before doing a reread of my book was going to be a difficult task though.  I have not written down chapter overviews so, even though I know which scene …

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Editing has begun! Again..

Today, when my daughter went down for her afternoon nap, I finally decided to open my WiP again and resumed editing.  I started from the beginning again, which I have done a couple of times now, but it has been so long since I have worked on it that I thought it would be a …

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Wondering Writers #17

Have you taken a break from writing/reading/blogging?  What brought you back? I have recently posted about my return to the book blogging world, and hopefully to working on my fantasy WiP again, and I am curious to know how other people have handled breaks. I am passionate about reading, writing and blogging, and my break …

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Beta Reading for Rinelle Grey

I mentioned in my previous post that Rinelle Grey personally asked me to beta read for her on a permanent basis and that was what sparked my return to book blogging.  I thought I would elaborate on what actually happened in this post. When I first received the message, I was super excited but I …

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So… Hi!

Some of you may have noticed that I have been absent from blogging for a while now.  I came back occasionally to do a couple of book promotions, but I never managed more than that. I now work five days a week as an Early Childhood Teacher, and all my free time has been devoted …

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Book Release: The Exercise of Vital Powers

The second edition of The Exercise of Vital Powers by Ian Gregoire was released today!  I really enjoyed the first edition, and I have absolutely no doubt that the revised book will be awesome!  It has already received a 5 star review on Goodreads!  If you are a fantasy lover, then do yourself a favour …

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