This page will one day occupy a great deal of information about my novels… and it will be GLORIOUS!!!
- Nov 2008: Decided “Hey, let me think of a cool idea for a book”
- 2009 – Early 2012: Brainstormed, took notes, read fantasy books, studied writing, wrote beginning chapters of novel.
- June 2012: Back surgery. While recovering, watched entire semester of Brandon Sanderson’s BYU class “How to Write Science Fiction and Fantasy”. Started to take writing seriously.
- June 2013: Attended “Out of Excuses Writers Retreat” in Chattanooga, TN
- July 2014: Finished 1st draft
- May 2015: Finished 2nd draft
- Jan 2016: Finished 3rd draft
- Jan 2016: Sent 3rd draft to freelance editor
- Feb 2016: Receive draft back from editor
- May 2016: Finish 4th draft
- May 2016: Send 4th draft to agents
- July 2016: Sign with agent
- Aug 2016: Sign massive book deal
- Mid 2017: Debut on NYT Bestseller’s list
- Early 2018: Announcement for movie to be made based off of book series
- Early 2020: Movie based off of my book series breaks box office records
- Late 2021: Video game released based off of book series
- Mid 2023: Break ground for theme park based off of book series
*Note: events in red have not yet happened and may be subject to not actually happening