Howdy! I was tagged last week by the lovely Rebekah Devall for the 777 Challenge. Except this one is a bit different from ones I've done in the past. You get to do paragraphs! Rules! Open WIP to the seventh page Scroll past the seventh line Copy the next seven paragraphs…. and paste them on … Continue reading The 777 Challenge Strikes Again!
In which I relate 100% to Frodo after destroying the ring. I FINISHED WRITING THE MOUNTAIN BARON!! https://giphy.com/gifs/reactionseditor-3oKIPf3C7HqqYBVcCk It took me just over four years. 2-3 different plot arcs were cut. At least 1 character didn't make it into the final version. And the grand total word count is 135,592. This is the longest thing … Continue reading Achievement Unlocked: Forever Long Novel Completed
Howdy! Today as part of the fantabulous Janeen Ippolito's launch of her new writing book Irresistible World Building , I have been invited to share about one of my story worlds! I picked Calvyrn from The Wolf Prince in honor of it going to the editor today and being published later this year. 🙂 For those of you … Continue reading Exploring Calvyrn – Irresistible World Building Blog Hop
Howdy! Yesterday I finally put the finishing touches on a new draft of a project that I've been working off and on forever and have teased numerous times on this blog... Worldjumpers is now finished-ish! That is to say the newest version of the most recent draft is finished. lol! I took this story from … Continue reading Do You Wanna Read My Novel?
Technically, it wasn't a comic con. It was Dallas Fan Expo in...you guessed it. Dallas. It has been over a year since I've done any sort of convention/signing thing and I was super excited to get back into it last weekend. It was a new convention for me, so I was also excited to see … Continue reading 10 Things I Love About Having A Booth At Comic Cons
Howdy! So last week the lovely Deborah O'Carroll tagged me in an original blog tag! And it came at a pretty good time. I need a post topic and this one is all about goals which I just rearranged recently. 🙂 Rules: 1. Link back to the person who tagged you 2. Share the … Continue reading Writerly Spring Cleaning Tag (And Snippets!)
Howdy! Just popping in for a super exciting announcement! Adela's Curse is now re-released with the shiny second edition! Behold! Kindle Paperback A curse. A murderous scheme. A choice. A witch and her master capture a young faery and command her to kill their enemy. Adela has no choice but to obey. If she does … Continue reading The Last of the Re-Releases
Howdy! So, awhile ago, I got tagged to do the Evil Author Tag, by Emily M. She's my sister-in-law's sister. Question, does that make her my sister-in-law? 😛 Anyway, I told her I would actually do it, so here I am. Finally! (I wont't tell you when she tagged me. :P) 1. How many characters do … Continue reading Evil Author Tag
Howdy! I never got around to doing a 2017 recap. But here's basically how my 2017 writing year went. Over my Christmas break, I sat down and outlined my 2018 writing goals. Which seem fairly lofty at this moment, given that I'm already behind on my Jan word count.... BUT, my oldest sister is … Continue reading Jumping In To A New Year
Howdy! I know it's only been two weeks since I posted last, but I feel like it's been a lot longer. Also life has been crazy, so that's why I went with plums instead of lemons, because it hasn't actually been bad, I've just been a permanently exhausted pigeon with too many things to do … Continue reading When Life Hands You Plums