Good news! The first draft of my new novel is DONE!
I sent it off to my editor yesterday, and am now footloose and fancy free for a little while until I have to dive into the revision process.
Well, OK, not really footloose and fancy free. You should see what happened to my desk while I was on deadline.
Desk? What desk, you ask?
Trust me, there’s a desk under there. And you wonder what we writers do when we’re not writing! We’re cleaning off our desks! Which for me, means answering the hundreds of letters (emails and snail mail) that have been piling up.
This is how I like to imagine myself answering my letters from fans:
Because in my daydreams, I live in Jane Austen’s world.
This is how I REALLY answer my letters from fans:
So for all of you who have been patiently waiting … and waiting … and waiting to hear back from me …
… hang in there — it shouldn’t be too much longer now!