Saturday, July 08, 2006

update on the book i'm writing

In a comment on my last post, Bookworm asked for an update on the book I'm writing.
Here's where I'm at. Thanks for your interest! By the way if anyone would like to read one of the chapter drafts, email me and I'll be glad to send you one.

Time Line for Completion
Due Dates--------------Goals
Wednesday, 5-10-06 Outlines of Chapters 1-4*
Wednesday, 5-17-06 Draft of Chapter 1*
Wednesday, 5-24-06 Draft of Chapter 2*
Wednesday, 5-31-06 Draft of Chapters 3 & 4*
Wednesday, 6-7-06 Outlines of Chapters 5-8*
Wednesday, 6-14-06 Draft of Chapter 5*
Wednesday, 6-28-06 Draft of Chapter 6*
Wednesday, 7-12-06 Draft of Chapter 7
Wednesday, 7-19-06 Draft of Chapter 8
Wednesday, 7-26-06 Draft of Chapter 9
Wednesday, 8-2-06 Rewrite of Chapter 1
Wednesday, 8-9-06 Review full manuscript
Wednesday, 8-16-06 5 Publishing Options
Wednesday, 8-23-06 Publishing decision
Wednesday, 8-30-06 Publishing in progress

Here's a list of the chapters again:

“Staying Steadfast in an Unsteady World”
(Whatever You Do, Don’t Give Up)
by Jason Woolever

Chapter 1: Staying Steadfast in the Storms of Life
(Good reasons to never give up!)

Chapter 2: Staying Steadfast in Your Relational Life
(Don’t give up on your friends and family!)

Chapter 3: Staying Steadfast in Your Vocational Life
(Don’t give up on your life’s calling!)

Chapter 4: Staying Steadfast in Your Financial Life
(Don’t give up on managing your money!)

Chapter 5: Staying Steadfast in Your Emotional Life
(Don’t give up in the midst of depression!)

Chapter 6: Staying Steadfast in Your Physical Life
(Don't give up when your body is wasting away!)

Chapter 7: Staying Steadfast in Your Transitional Life
(Don’t give up in the midst of grief!)

Chapter 8: Staying Steadfast in Your Spiritual Life
(Don’t give up on loving God with all your being!)

Chapter 9: The Steadfast Love of God
(The reason why you need never give up)

6 comments:

dwj said...

Hey Jason, glad you are back. Good to see the book is on schedule. Keep up the good work!

John said...

Have you secured a publisher yet?

Jason Woolever said...

hey john,
no. i've looked at some self-publishing options, which is what I think i'm going to do. i'm really doing it mainly for the process of

Jason Woolever said...

doing it.

John said...

Ah, yes. Putting one's thoughts on paper is a good self-discipline.

Jason Woolever said...

yeah, i'm not quite sure what i'm going to do with it. i just figured if i ever wanted to write good books, i better crank a first one out.