Hello Gentle Readers,
Given the frequency with which I’m getting update requests, I feel its time to put everyone at ease about book three.
I’m still working on it. This will remain the case unless I die…
…or fall into a coma
…or lose my hands
…something really terrible will have to happen.
No, the manuscript is not as far along as I’d like. I’m about 60% of the way through the first draft.
Now, I know–I KNOW!
…Months ago, I said I was half way through the first draft. The reason for such little progress since is that I re-wrote the whole damn thing. Trust me, this was out of necessity.
Okay, so why is it taking me so long regardless of rewrites?
Well, I hate to blame my shortcoming on innocent children…
I said I hate to do it, didn’t say I wouldn’t.
Currently, I am the loving father of two babies under two years of age. Okay technically Xander will turn two tomorrow, but at the time of this writing this statement is true. Lorelei is almost eight months.
These two are a handful.
I try to get as much time in the chair writing as possible, but if you’re a parent you already know I spend most of my days operating at some degree of sleep deprivation while desperately trying to accomplish the goal of showering at regular enough intervals as to not smell homeless.
All that said, you–Gentle Patient Readers–deserve something for your support! An update worth your time! So, here is a look at the cover art for the finale!
Now, I’ve redacted the word that comes after “The Never” in the title. Why? I learned with The Never Paradox not to commit to a working title in the middle of the first draft.
Well folks, that is all I’ve got for now. I appreciate your patience and support. I can’t wait to get this book done for all of you!