Winter’s Icy Caress Update

The first draft is completed, and I’m starting on revisions of the second book in the Clare Thibodeaux Series.  I began working on the book in August of 2016 after I published Exodus.  Writing the new saga in Clare’s life was slow going at times but now over 70,000 words later, I can see the end in sight.  My son’s wedding, a three-week visit to Los Angeles, and the return of my favorite crazy Labrador to our home kept me away from my writing more than I would have liked.

I am still planning to have the Kindle edition up by the end of May, but this will depend on how the revisions progress.  Thank you for being patient as I try to make the story the best it can be.

Back to writing!


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I’d like to thank all of the readers who have purchased Exodus.  The best thing about writing is finding out someone enjoyed your book.  I’m excited by the enthusiasm surrounding the characters of Clare, Wyatt, and Lee.  I love when readers talk about them like they are real people living in Bayfield, Wisconsin.   In essence, they are real as they live and breathe in my head filling it with their conversations and adventures.

Before you think I’m a bit crae crae, I want to reassure you I’m not.  Yes, I talk to myself and say dialogue out loud while driving in my car wishing I could write it down immediately.  I pull over as soon as I can and use the voice recorder on my cell attempting to replicate it instead of trying to text and drive.  (I’m not THAT crazy!)

Work on Winter’s Icy Caress is progressing and I’m anticipating the first draft of the book to be complete by the end of the month.  With over 56,00 words written and thirty-four chapters completed, I’m hopeful I can keep my publishing deadline of May 2017.

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