Tag Archives: Empire of Dust

That Difficult Second Novel by Jacey Bedford

First published on Jacey Bedford’s blog This blog post was written in November 2013, after I got my first three book deal from DAW, but before any of my books had been published. My first book, Empire of Dust, was … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Milford, reading, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Character self-determination by Jacey Bedford

First posted on March 30, 2014 by Jacey Bedford There’s one of those little graphics floating around Facebookthat says: Main Characters: You do everything you can to raise them right, and as soon as they hit the page they do … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Milford, reading, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Pros and Cons of Writing a Trilogy by Jacey Bedford

I never intended to commit trilogy, I sort of fell into it, and here I am, two published trilogies later. I wish I’d known at the outset what I learned while doing it. A little background: Having made the rookie … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Milford, reading, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Introducing Scrivener for Novel Writers by Jacey Bedford

I love Scrivener with a deep love. Karen Traviss recommended it when I got my first three book deal back in 2013, and I thought I’d give it a try – after all there was a thirty day free trial … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Milford, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Things I Didn’t Know When I Started to Write a Trilogy – by Jacey Bedford

Nimbus, the third book in my Psi-Tech trilogy is out today. Let me say that again because I only have twenty four hours to keep repeating is and it’s one of those phrases that doesn’t get old. Nimbus, the third … Continue reading

Posted in fantasy, Milford, reading, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

So What Has Milford Ever Done for Me? by Jacey Bedford

My new book is out today! Hang on, let me say that again, because it never gets old. My new book – my fourth – is out today, 3rd January 2017. For the longest time I worried that I would … Continue reading

Posted in Milford, science fiction, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment