Mobi – Babble
“Azzy” – It’s done!
Believe it or not, I’m finally finished – all 68 chapters and 128,000 words of it. After two long months of trawling through my novel, line by line no less than five times, I now feel that there is little more I can do to improve it.
It took two full months – twice as long as I thought it would, even working 6 – 10 hours a day. There is no doubt that editing a book – especially one’s own work – is a long and difficult task.
I don’t doubt that there will still be the odd typos, grammatical errors and bad /superfluous phrasing, but I have decided it is time to call it a day. Certainly flicking through the text at random, it all looks pretty good.
So now it’s over to my book promoters to see what they can do with it. Their job is to get it out to the reading public through social media and by whatever other means they consider appropriate. Fingers crossed that this time I can sell a few.
As soon as the book is published and available on Amazon and other eBook platforms, I will let you know.
Meanwhile, back at the ranch, after pouring over my computer for umpteen hours a day editing my novel, I have been pleasantly distracted for the past week or so by watching the world athletics championships from Beijing every evening.
This is probably the first major sports event I have watched for quite a while, and it has been extremely relaxing and enjoyable – even more so as the Brits have been