What to do when writing is hard…

Sunday Post was conceived by Kimberly at Caffeinated Book Reviewer.

*sigh*Sorry. This went live early…again. Anywho, how are you this Sunday? I picked up some new books to read.

It’s been a good week, but albeit, one in which I ended up doing a lot more work than I thought I had to do. Why? If you follow me on Instagram you’ve probably seen this already, but I  came home from a walk at the park this weekend thinking, “Oh, I know how to finish that book. 10,000 words should do it!” (which book? You’ll have to wait and see, although, there is a tie into one of my series. And yes, I’m also working on the next Antique Magic book. :))

Only to be reminded I hadn’t gotten to the heart of said-story, yet. Okay, I officially admit it. I write too much. I did make progress, though I’m not sure how much. Shall we say 25,000-40,000 words to go? Ugh! So what do we do when writing gets stuck? Read, of course.

Yes, I got some reading done, but didn’t finish like I’d expected to (No, I take it back. *smacks forehead* I finished the audiobook of Gail Carriger’s Prudence. Enjoyed it, if you want to know. 🙂 I may put the next one on my to be read list. I’m listening to the audiobook of Kelley Armstrong’s Stolen, now. I pretty much just started it, but so far, so good. :))

And what else I picked up this week. Well, like I said, new books to read:
Vanessa and her Sister by Priya Parmar

books to read, Vanessa and her Sister by Priya Parmar
*rubs hands* I’ve been looking forward to this one for a whole now! If I have not mentioned it before. I am a Woolf fan so, I have high hopes for this book.

Of Cinder and Madness (Once Upon a Darkened Night Book 1) by Nicole Zoltack

The Wild Child (The Bride Trilogy Book 1) by Mary Jo Putney (which is free right now)

Duchess (Reign of Prophecy Book 1) Nicolette Andrews

The Golden Key by Cathleen Townsend

The Captain’s Bluestocking Mistress: Historical Regency Romance (Dukes of War Book 3)
Erica Ridley

Tales of Ever After: A Fellowship of Fantasy Anthology
H. L. Burke, Alex McGilvery, L. Palmer, Kristen S. Walker, Gretchen E.K. Engel, Ashley and more

Amanda’s Rancher (Loving A Rancher) by Caroline Clemmons
The Exile of Elindel (The Elwardian Chronicles Book 1)by Carol Browne

Five Gold Rings – Sisters of Hex prequel: A reverse harem short story  by Bea Paige

Deadly Secrets: The truth will out… (A Lambeth Group Thriller) Gordon Bickerstaff

And…I think that’s it. Did you make any progress in your projects this week? I hope so. And more next week, too!

 #sometimeswritingishard #guessineedabreak Good thing I have more books to read.
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Juli D. Revezzo is the author of the steampunk and Victorian Romances VESTA’S CLOCKWORK COMPANIONS, WATCHMAKER’S HEART–now available in audiobook (as well as ebook and paperback), and HOUSE OF DARK ENVY, as well as historical fantasy novels DRUID WARRIOR PRINCE, FRIGGA’S LOST ARMY, and the Gothic fantasy romance LADY OF THE TAROT, now available in Audiobook from Audible and in ebook and paperback, MOURNING DOVE LOCKET, the latest in the Antique Magic paranormal series, also the Celtic Stewards Chronicles fantasy romance series, among others. Her books are available at Amazon and elsewhere.

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