Setting a Date.

It’s done. There’s an official release date attached to Rogue now. August 20, 2014 This is happening. No turning back. No delaying. And now comes the really hard part. Formatting. What have I gotten myself into with this self-publishing thing? I keep telling myself, “It’s all going to be okay. I can do this.” But…
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Crowdfunding Interview.

Earlier this week, I was contacted by Hayley over at The Indie Journey blog. She had seen that I used RocketHub for my crowdfunding project and that the results were very successful. I am so honored that she wanted to interview me for her blog! Here’s the interview: http://www.theindiejourney.com/new-blog/2014/6/5/interview-with-kari-nichols-crowdfunding-with-rockethub Thanks again to Hayley. I’m feeling…
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Making Plans.

In light of my recent determination to turn all my goals into mountains and begin my journey towards my next mountain, I decided to sit down and make a list of “mountains” that I want to reach. I currently have ideas for eleven books. Eleven! That’s overwhelming at best. Paralyzing at worst. The Plagued Trilogy (including Rogue)…
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The Hardest Part.

So, who knew that designing a cover would be the hardest part of this whole undertaking? I sure didn’t. Writing a four hundred page novel? No problem. Designing one cover? Oh boy. I have a (fairly extensive) background in photography and graphic design, but I was in NO way prepared for the headaches that come…
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Inner Dialogue.

“To gain your own voice, you have to forget about having it heard.”—Allen Ginsberg I’ve been writing the second book of The Plagued Trilogy off and on for the past month. But for some reason, I keep taking breaks from writing out of some misplaced fear that people won’t enjoy what I’ve written so far. I don’t…
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