1. Flying Geese

    Flying Geese Senior Member

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    2 years later, my second novel is finished

    Discussion in 'Success Stories' started by Flying Geese, Mar 15, 2016.

    I've grown so much as a writer here. It took me a long time to really understand my strengths and weaknesses as a writer. My first book taught me the basics of writing and constructing a coherent and consistent storyline. This book is where I let my imagination run free, and to be honest, there were lots of times I thought I wouldn't ever finish it because of its complexity. But it's finally done. I consider it a love letter to the fantasy genre.

    I wanted to thank a few people in particular for the advice, critiques and beta-reads they've given me along the way:

    @KaTrian @JayG (who has apparently been banned) @jannert @Nicoel

    Thank you!

    If you want to check it out, you can search for "The Valiant of Wind" and probably find it on Amazon or Google
     
  2. Lifeline

    Lifeline Out of the Night Supporter Contributor

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    My heartfelt congratulations!
    I can so relate to what you said about first and second WIP ;) - I feel the same with mine but WIP2 is not finished by a long shot..
     
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  3. VynniL

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    Congratulations. I don't know you and I wasn't around 2 years ago but always happy to hear someone finish a project.
    I wish you all the best on getting it out there and read.
     
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  4. GingerCoffee

    GingerCoffee Web Surfer Girl Contributor

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    I'm jealous. :)
     
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  5. Nicoel

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    Yay! Congratulations! I hope it all works out for you, and I enjoyed giving what little help I could.

    :cheerleader::superagree::cheerleader:
     
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  6. KaTrian

    KaTrian A foolish little beast. Staff Supporter Contributor

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    This is great news! Congratulations. :) You're further than T and I. We should really get past the editing stage and already send it out to the world. :p

    ETA: If you want it to appear in our Bookstore, PM Wreybies. ;)
     
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  7. Tarasafe

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    Congratulations!!Hope even I could finish the book I am stuck with for the past 6 months
     
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  8. Sack-a-Doo!

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    Congratulations, Michael.

    Loved your comment about thinking the first novel would never be done. That's where I'm at. (sigh) :)
     
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    Good to know I am not the only one struggling.Will keep you updated with the progress
     
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  10. bonijean2

    bonijean2 Ancient Artists And Storytellers Rock

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    I love to read about success stories - Congratulations!
     
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  11. Flying Geese

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    Thanks everyone for the support! I haven't written at all since I released it, but I really can't wait to get back to writing! Hopefully, I'll have some awesome things to showcase in the workshop before the end of 2016!
     
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  12. Amy Brahams

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    I read your novel and it is totally amazing :)
     

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