Writing Mistakes – Genie Names (Again)

Early on, I wrote a post about struggling over revealing the genies’ true names in the genie whisperer books before I should. I knew their names, after all, so I sometimes mistakenly wrote the real names instead of the nicknames Ali was supposed to use. The only...

Writing Mistakes: Overpowering the Genies

Warning: If you haven’t finished reading The Lost Libraries, book seven of The Genie Whisperer, this post contains spoilers. If you have finished or don’t care about spoilers, read on! . So this mistake wasn’t a mistake in that I did something...

Writing Mistakes: Writing Down Ideas!

Like my last post about writing mistakes, this mistake isn’t a traditional writing mistake, because it’s not something going wrong with actually writing a story, but it’s still a mistake related to writing. And because I made this mistake once, I...

Writing Mistakes: Numbering Books

Okay, so the mistake I’m covering in this post isn’t technically a writing mistake, but it still affected The Genie Whisperer, so I thought it was worth mentioning! And this mistake has to do with the print copies of my book. Can you spot the issue below...

Writing Mistakes: Genie Names

I love that genie names are something special in my world, that a genie revealing their name to a human is something significant. But there is a difficulty with having genies’ real names be super special and secret, and that is me remembering not to reveal them...