What it Feels Like to Be Nearing the End of Writing a Book

Eshelle Butler was born and raised in Chicago Illinois. She graduated from Columbia College Chicago and has a BA in Marketing Communications and Journalism. She also has a background in music. In addition to being an Author, she is also a Poet, Screenwriter, and Blogger. Eshelle is divorced and has one child and currently resides in a small town outside of Chicago Illinois.
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Hey there readers and writers…I hope everyone had a wonderful week. I just wanted to let you know that my boyfriend and I are almost finished with the book we have been collaborating on titled The Overture of Darkness. It is already going through the editing stages and I am about to begin working on the final two chapters. This novel is nothing like anything I have ever written before and the first time I have ever written anything with another person.
My boyfriend Ron has never published a book before and I can’t wait for him to experience the thrill and the terror of having the public read your work for the very first time. I had a lot of fun writing this novel with him and it has been a privilege because he is an excellent writer. He really knows how to bring his characters to life. I am already a fan of his work. He has a solo project that he has been working on but like me, he has put it on the back burner to complete this incredible novel that we have been working on all year.
To be nearing the end of its completion fills me with both elation and a bit of sadness because I have fallen in love with this story. This is a book series but we are not planning to begin writing the next book in the series just yet. We are both eager to get our solo projects out there and will be spending time on that for the rest of the year while shopping around for an Agent and a Publisher. We decided not to self-publish our book and plan to use traditional publishing instead. It is something that we have always wanted to try and we both