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28 April 2012 @ 08:36 pm
No Dead Heroes  
I just turned in the final draft of my novel, and I am still struggling to figure out how I feel about that. Excited, yes. Exhausted, a little. But also exposed, anticipative, curious, daunted. Even belligerent, a little.

For those (few) here on LJ who I haven't already bothered with the news: I'll be publishing my first 'professional' novel within the next months. A m/m historic romance, set around the Second World War in Germany, so far titled 'No Dead Heroes'. If you'd like to learn more, head over to Forbidden Fiction, the story details should be up any of these days.

I never thought I'd be publishing a novel, much less gay erotica. But hey, life's all about the surprises. It is, isn't it? Right now I feel like it is the most pedestrian, run-of-the-mill story and everyone reading it will chuckle gently and think I'm a ten-year-old or spot me for the non-native speaker that I am. Can you tell that I am a little nervous?

Well, I will be posting the news here every now and then again, so you'll be up to date if you want to.

Wish me luck!

BerthaBlueberthablue on April 30th, 2012 04:32 am (UTC)
osirisbrackhausosirisbrackhaus on April 30th, 2012 06:59 am (UTC)
Thank you, dear!

I've seen your author's profile is up there, too, now. Congrats to you as well! So nice to have you along for the adventure.
BerthaBlueberthablue on May 2nd, 2012 02:24 am (UTC)
Indeed, thank you as well! I'm looking to be where you are in a few months... thanks for suggesting all the feelings I will probably have!
triptyxtriptyx on May 1st, 2012 10:33 pm (UTC)
Yay! I look forward to being able to buy your novel! :)
osirisbrackhausosirisbrackhaus on May 2nd, 2012 06:38 am (UTC)
Gee, thank you! So at least now I'm (probably) being spared the embarassment of no one buying that thing... ^^
triptyxtriptyx on May 2nd, 2012 05:09 pm (UTC)
Hey! You write very good stuff I am convinced there will be a lot of people interested in your book! :D Really congratulations, allow yourself to feel good about this! :)
osirisbrackhausosirisbrackhaus on May 5th, 2012 12:34 pm (UTC)
Thank you. This really means a lot to me.
*allows himself to feel good about this*