Yeah, so I post my response to one journal’s opinion about publication indicating that you take your work seriously, and five minutes later, I receive notification that three of my poems will be published in the 2017 edition of Spindrift, the art and literary journal published by Shoreline Community College. If previous publication schedules hold, it should be available in June. Yeah…
(18 March 2017)
The proofs for my forthcoming book arrived yesterday… Continue reading “ART 58 proofs”
This Is Fifty-Three, day 28
After a very productive day yesterday, I spent today going through all the sections of the book, making small adjustments here and there, swapping out photos, and even taking out a couple of inadvertent duplicates (the poem ‘Sinistrata’ appeared in two sections, for example).
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This Is Fifty-Three, day 27
Today it was Delicates.
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This Is Fifty-Three, day 26
Minor adjustments yesterday—matched images to the handful of poems that did not yet have any, deleted a couple of poems I changed my mind about, and shuffled around the order a bit. Continue reading “ART 53, day 26”
This Is Fifty-Three, day 25
Thanks to a lull in the action, I was able to work a bit on the book yesterday. It had been long enough that I sort of lost track of where I was, but the main task was to update some of what I had already worked on, incorporating some of my newer poems, and taking out others. Continue reading “ART 53, day 25”
Working on housekeeping-type stuff today. So far, I have added a PayPal Donate button and mailing list signup (MailChimp) to my website. For now, I am calling my e-mail list Cult of Lucy. Lucy, of course, is the Alarm Cat…
Update update: I have now added PayPal Buy Now buttons under the Purchase from the author headings on the pages for the poetry collections, so you no longer have to go to a separate website to buy printed copies of my books.
(31 May 2016)
This Is Fifty-Three, day 24
Worked on preliminary layouts for Secrets today. Continue reading “ART 53, day 24”
Having started to worry about whether my extensive use of color visuals in the book I am currently working on would work well with CreateSpace, I was happy to find this video on YouTube today: Continue reading “There may be hope after all…”
I have updated my blog; I am now using WordPress’ Affinity theme. It looks like I may have the option to use it for my website as well—but I did just change that yesterday, so I am not sure I want to do that just yet. Anyway, I think this new theme will make things a bit easier on the eyes.
(24 May 2016)