Oh, my friends! My loves! The day that I was waiting for is finally here! I’m absolutely delighted to announce that my first book, a short story collection titled Beautiful Sorrows, will be out next month! If only you knew how excited I am. Maybe you could think back to your first book, or dream ahead to it, and then you’d know. I can’t stop smiling.
Shock Totem Publications is putting it out, and I’m astounded at how much work and care they’ve put into this. It’s humbling.
Please read the official announcement here! You can pre-order the paperback here. And check out the beautiful cover art. I think it’s perfect. Have a great day!
Yay! That is so, so awesome! Congratulations!!!!
Thank you, Wendy! Yaaaaay!
I’m so happy FOR you! I can’t to see this handmade hardcover! What a GREAT idea. <3
Yay! Congratulations! I’m very excited for you. Cover is awesome! Can’t wait to read it!
Many, many congratulations, Mercedes!
VERY NICE!!! Congratulations lady.
That cover is stunning and very you. No one is more talented and deserving than you are.
Congrats and blessings all over and over.
Huzzah! Mercedes, I seriously can’t wait to hold one of these in my hands! (Kindle’s are fine and all… but I need a real paper and pressboard book in my hands)
All your hard work… and this is just the tip of the ole iceburg!
Illiterati World Domination forevah!
Congratulations TIMES 1,000!!!!!!
Looking forward to it, Mercedes. 🙂
Thank you! Thank you, thank you! I just popped on here to thank you guys and to stare at the cover. This is what happy feels like
can’t wait to read it – let me know when we can purchase – congrats
I really like the cover art!
What fantastic news! I got the chills looking at your name in print on that beautiful cover and thinking of all of you that has gone into this. Congratulations.
Mercedes, Mercedes! Now that I have had that quiet moment come about, I took part of it to read all about my dear friend and her great achievements. The cover is geogeous. I am sure the reading is captivating and delightful! I told you a long time ago your greatness would prevail! I love it when I ‘m Right!
Catching up (after vacation) is hard to do ;-). Cannot wait to read it . . . btw, I hope you won’t mind my tagging you in a post that will be uplater today. Even if you’re too busy to respond by continuing the thread, I love bringing attention to you and your blog.