The Writing Iceburg
So you read my book in 2 days, huh?
- 1-3 months of world building, character brainstorming and outlining.
- 6 months to 1 year of writer’s block, frustration, momentary euphoria and about 400 pages of words.
Editing 2nd Draft
- 4 months, which includes beta readers and proofreaders, agonizing over details, hours of rewriting.
- 1 month – final proofread and fine-tuning.
Marketing and Promoting
- 1 month of sending out copies, organizing blog tours, reviews and promotional giveaways.