The sci-fi one is well into beta reading mode. Thanks to the opportunity at HarperCollins Voyager, it got together a little faster than anticipated. The chnages proposed by the first beta round are in and we’re looking for a second beta reading group here soon
The primary science concern so far was the type of acceleration. I had asked before if this would work, and my trusty science adviser said yes. I learned last night that he thought I was writing about androids. People will turn to …well, jelly under the G-forces. So let’s just suspend disbelief for a technicality because it’s far too integrated into the story to take out or change.
OK, other than that, well the perfect query letter would solve a lot of problems. It’s a rocky road to get to the sweet sweet ice cream center.