Anastasia Austin · Monthly Updates · Self Publishing · writing

Writing: Monthly update for August 2020

Happy September! Hello friends! Who's ready for Halloween?! I know I am. Ready to kiss summer goodbye and welcome fall with open arms! August was an interesting month. We were struck pretty hard by the derecho that swept across Midwest. The corn fields around us were flattened, silos, barns, and trees were ripped from the… Continue reading Writing: Monthly update for August 2020

Anastasia Austin · Announcements · Self Publishing · short stories · writing

A return to my fantasy roots

This week, I joined a group of authors writing for an anthology of short stories. To catch you up, here are the updates I posted on my Facebook page! Update 1: So, I'm going to try something a little different. Writing a Vampire short story for this anthology. It is erotica, also not normally my… Continue reading A return to my fantasy roots

Anastasia Austin · Announcements · Self Publishing

HAPPY BOOK BIRTHDAY TO FORCING FATE!

Thank you to everyone who helped make this book happen. My loving husband, my good friend Bree, my wonderful mother in law, my ARC reviewers, all the members of HRWC (my writing group on Facebook.) And thanks, of course, goes to you, the reader! I’m so thrilled and blessed to have an audience of such… Continue reading HAPPY BOOK BIRTHDAY TO FORCING FATE!

Anastasia Austin · Monthly Updates · Self Publishing · writing

Writing: Monthly update for July 2020 + A sort of short story

Hello friends! July was pretty laid back. Watched a lot of shows, read some books, spent a lot of time with the husband and son. It's been a long and short summer all at the same time but I'm ready for fall to get here! I don't know about you, but I can't wait to… Continue reading Writing: Monthly update for July 2020 + A sort of short story

Anastasia Austin · Announcements · Self Publishing

Forcing Fate has a release date!

We have a release date! Forcing Fate will be out August 20, 2020. This story follows Evan and Cece from hate to love through some fun summer hijinks. A fight at the county fair, a little skinny dipping, and a marriage of convenience, of course Thank you all so much for being patient while I… Continue reading Forcing Fate has a release date!

Anastasia Austin · Monthly Updates · Self Publishing · writing

Writing: Monthly Update for June + Cover Reveal

Hello friends! Well, June did not go as planned. It started out strong. Writing was going great and I was well on track to finishing Forcing Fate by the end of the month to get it out to beta readers. Then my computer crapped out on me. Fortunately, I was able to retrieve my files but… Continue reading Writing: Monthly Update for June + Cover Reveal