In preparation to NaNoWriMo 2017

We’re two weeks away from¬†NaNoWriMo 2017. This has always been a very exciting part of the year for me, since it combined my love of writing with this community event that brings so many other writers together for a common goal. Its unassuming goal of 50k words might seem easy and insignificant at first, but you soon realize that writing …

Vagner Albino's book "The Wolf and The Tiger and other stories" standing upright, showing it's cover and spine

The Wolf and The Tiger and other stories

My first book. I can barely remember the specifics about it. I remember an american small time publisher showed interest in one of my manuscripts, perhaps this compilation of stories? Can’t really remember. They mistook me for an American citizen, and offered me a contract. When it came the time to sign it, however, they realized their mistake, and the …

Page Ranking

I was quite surprised to try a search for my name and realize it is not the top result anymore. There is another Vagner Albino out there with a common profile that gets ranked above my very own domain, which must mean I’ve been very careless with my page. It is no wonder, really, since for the longest time I …

Trying to get back to writing

It’s been a while. In the past three years my life has been so hectic I barely felt like writing or doing anything artistic anymore. Due to the massive failure of my latest book, “I Had a Dream,” I had to get a regular job to make ends meet. I now work as a web and graphic designer for a …

First post

This is my boring first post. Again.