http://www.theindiejourney.com/new-blog/2014/6/24/the-indie-journey-interview-with-monica-baker Please head on over and check it out!!!! I’m pretty stoked!
Welp, I’ve managed to land a “day job” It’s an apprenticeship position for a Red Seal chef’s certification. I will be writing on my off days as well as during my off shift as I can, but trying to find balance will be a fun undertaking. Balance between family, house, work, and writing now. I … More Finding Balance
Today I’m gong to be spending most of my day going over the manuscript for Wild Hunt since I just got it back with the first round of edits! *squee* that was fast! I think I’m weird. I WANT my stuff edited and polished because I know I make mistakes when I type out my … More YAY! First round edits are back!
Hey fellow authors! Have you, while writing a novel or a story have a sudden burst of inspiration for a part that happens later on in your novel? It happens to me all the time. It goes sort of like this: “Ok this scene is in my head right now and I have to write this thing, but … More Follow the White Plot Bunny!
Alrighty, I’m working on the draft for my second novel right now. Some days I have a “What the hell do I write” deal going on, and some days, like today, my muse grabs me and holds me to my computer, puts his fingers in my brain and I have to write the thing. Like … More When the Muse grabs you…let go or be dragged.
Please keep an eye on this blog, and Saga Press for a release date!!!!
Below is an excerpt from my debut novel, Wild Hunt: Most girls on the island would be happy to be barefoot and pregnant to some fisherman for the rest of their lives, but Miriam wanted to see the world. If that was a sin, then she hoped she had a nice seat next to old … More Excerpt from Wild Hunt
Mistakes are an inevitable part of life, especially in writing. My mistake was jumping too quickly into the “I GOTTA PUBLISH IT NAO” hole. I didn’t prepare properly, I didn’t have this blog, I didn’t have a separate twitter account, so I kept all my “stuff” with the ‘work stuff’ and that, I guess wasn’t … More Learning From My Mistakes
Hello all, and welcome to my blog! I’m Monica Baker, the author of Wild Hunt. Now if you go look for it over on Amazon, you’ll find it’s not there anymore! Why? You may ask. Well it’s simple. I unpublished it! “Ok, so you aren’t an author anymore?” pfft far from it! I unpublished it … More Exciting opportunity!
This is the story of an 8 legged baby goat born in Croatia I originally posted this on my personal blog, but I figure it’s best to put on my Author blog. Loki lounged on a pile of hay in the barn outside of Valhala. His flame red hair was flecked with bits of straw … More 8 Legged Goat from Croatia, an origin story!