Author Archives: AJ Vega

Soul Census…

Well, I thought I was near the end. Now it appears my characters are continuing to take me for a ride. Since the manuscript is weighing in at around 120K words, I’ve decided to split it into two books. So technically, the first book is done ūüôā So what’s next?¬† Finish book two, get book […]

Nearing the End

I am almost done with Soul Census. I say this with confidence as I am writing the last chapter and should be done in a matter of days, maybe sooner. This novel was both rewarding and emotionally exhausting. Mainly due to the numerous real life tragedies I faced in the midst of writing it. It […]

Channeling Prose…

I recently visited a psychic (if roll your eyes, you can stop reading). It’s only the second time I’ve been to one– in both cases their predictions were pretty accurate. Some of things she¬†said resonated, others I am waiting to see if they happen. The one thing she said that I found interesting was that […]

Fountain of Imagination

I’ve often wondered about the source of creativity. Like all artists, I have been gifted (or cursed at times) with an extremely creative mind for as long as I can remember. I used to take it for granted until I put that imagination to work in the craft of writing. Then I began to realize […]

Soul Census

Despite life’s attempts to derail my ambitions, I am nearing the end of Soul Census. Only a chapter to go (I think).¬† I say “I think” because I don’t plan these things out– every page is a mystery to me. Whatever the characters do and say are as much a surprise to me as to […]