PacificCrest Publishing RSS feed - Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb/ PacificCrest Publishing RSS feed 5-7-2014 Update So I'm over halfway done with the edit on The Painting, book two in Rise of the Witch Guard, and we're aiming for a late-this-month release. Be sure to check here for updates, as well as follow Josh on... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/05/06/3705726967/5-7-2014-update Tue, 06 May 2014 16:31:09 A Little About Us, And What Drives Us So I guess it's time to tell a little about ourselves here at Pacific Crest Publishing. The best place to start would probably be our purpose for building this site, which we envision as a place for authors... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/27/3705726967/a-little-about-us-and-what-drives-us Wed, 27 Nov 2013 03:18:51 Beta Reading App is nearly ready for launch! So the app is nearly ready. It's been a long wait, but I'm hoping it will do what we need it to do in its present incarnation. I appreciate everyone's patience throughout this process; we could be closing... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2016/12/17/3705726967/beta-reading-app-is-nearly-ready-for-launch Sat, 17 Dec 2016 15:49:39 Heresy and Pride I've kind of stalled out on The Cobalt Heresy the last week or so. It's just the way I am, I'm afraid...I'm one of those 'boom or bust' types. The good news is that I'm churning through the difficult part... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/05/25/3705726967/heresy-and-pride Sun, 25 May 2014 16:44:04 It's been awhile So we've launched a couple of books in the last few months, including two of my Cobalt Heresy novels, Admiral's Spine (book six in the Spineward Sectors novels), No Middle Ground (book one of the spinoff... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/08/21/3705726967/its-been-awhile Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:24:30 Middleton's Pride: No Middle Ground So I'm 107k words into No Middle Ground, a story set within the Spineward Sectors which runs parallel to the Spineward Sectors novels written by my brother, Joshua Wachter under the pen name Luke Sky Wachter.... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/04/07/3705726967/middletons-pride-no-middle-ground Mon, 07 Apr 2014 18:12:02 Middleton's Pride: No Middle Ground update The book weighs in at just over 130k words, which makes it a standard Spineward Sectors-sized entry. The story covers the six months between Jason's field commissioning Middleton to the rank of Captain... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/04/22/3705726967/middletons-pride-no-middle-ground-update Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:13:53 No Middle Ground has been uploaded! The book should be live on Amazon.com sometime in the next twelve hours! Early reviews will be much-appreciated ;) The next project in front of me is to finish book three of the Cobalt Heresy and then... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/05/12/3705726967/no-middle-ground-has-been-uploaded Mon, 12 May 2014 19:52:09 Our First Blog Post! And here we are...it's been a big job, but now we finally have our own blog program thanks to my tireless IT department :) Features will be added (and possibly subtracted) as time goes on, but for now... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/20/3705726967/our-first-blog-post Wed, 20 Nov 2013 22:04:32 Sphereworld; Joined at The Hilt: Union is e-published! So, I finally did it. I didn't want to, of course...but when the moment of truth arrived, I felt I had little choice but to take the plunge. Is it everything I hoped it would be? Probably not. Did it turn... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2014/02/18/3705726967/sphereworld-joined-at-the-hilt-union-is-e-published Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:06:14 Writing Your Book. Step Four: Early Returns So you've written the rough draft of your manuscript, selected a small group of people to help critique the work as a whole, handed each of them a copy and are awaiting their annotated returns. The waiting... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/30/3705726967/writing-your-book-step-four-early-returns Sat, 30 Nov 2013 17:42:06 Writing Your Book. Step One: The Idea So you've got an idea in your head. Maybe it's been burning a hole in your mind for years, and that hole hasn't gotten any smaller. Or maybe you considered a piece of art or literature that got you thinking.... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/27/3705726967/writing-your-book-step-one-the-idea Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:51:21 Writing Your Book, Step Three: The Handoff So you got your idea, actually managed to produce it in rough manuscript form, and now you're wondering what your next step is. You scan the first page, and even though you already went over it eleventy... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/28/3705726967/writing-your-book-step-three-the-handoff Thu, 28 Nov 2013 20:34:34 Writing Your Book, Step Two: The Process So you've got your idea, you've actually written a few thousand words and you're thinking everything is going to roll like Madmartigan down a hill covered with virgin snow. Then you experience the dreaded... PacificCrest Publishing Author Blog http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/3705726967/Caleb http://blog.pacificcrestpublishing.com/2013/11/28/3705726967/writing-your-book-step-two-the-process Thu, 28 Nov 2013 00:22:32