A-to-Z and the book

I’ve signed up again!  Yes, the A to Z blogging challenge beckons and I’ve succumbed.

Already, I’m wondering what I’ve let myself in for and if I really can deliver a post a day when I’ve hardly posted anything for months.

Why? Because I’ve been super busy working on my book and finally it is on Amazon and available for pre-order.  My blogging theme has to be something about this book I decided. But what exactly? Well, that will be revealed in a later post.

For now, here’s the link and a little teaser – the opening sentence.

I shortened the lengths of my strides, ignored the numbing embrace of a premature autumn and allowed my senses the opportunity to coax awake quiescent memories.

Postcard WoHH

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3 comments

  1. Congratulations!!! The book sounds awesome too.

    I’ve sighed for the challenge again too, I’m already working on the posts.
    If I may suggest: do write something connected to the book, but don’t write specifically about the book. Last year, there were lots of authors blogging about their charactes, their settings, their story elements. I tried to follow them, but I quit all of them.
    It may be just me, but if a story sounds interesting, I’ll buy and read the book. I dont’ need to read 26 posts about it. But I may want to know more about what’s inside the book. Info on which you may expand on. Things that inspired you. I dont’ know. Anything but the actual story.

    Hope this helps. I know it may just be me, but I thought I’d share 😉

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    1. I think I would run out of ideas trying to write about my book for 26 posts! Also the nature of the story means I can say a lot about it without creating spoilers. My theme is going to continue from my previous two years – castles, cathedrals and abbeys, and move into another historical area. The links to the book will be only a footnote on each post and the reason why will become more obvious when I reveal the theme. I’m looking forward to reading yours. It’s good to catch up with everyone once a year! Good luck. Now I just need to start working on the posts….

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  2. Hello Rachel,

    I’m loving your posts and look forward to reading your book, but I’ll have to wait until May 4 as it’s not available from US Amazon until then.

    This is my first time joining the A to Z Blog Challenge. I find that writing a daily post is daunting and I admire your perseverance. I am a new writer. I use the word ‘new’, but actually I’ve been writing my book off and on for ten years. I recently had the great thrill of finally typing ‘The End’. I write historical fiction and I’m interested in connecting with other writers who love history as much as I do.

    Should you ever be interested in my posts my blog name is: rrfedynahistorygal.blogspot.com

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