Howdy! I have returned from my new and improved super-sporadic posting schedule to bring you another author interview! (Let's all just be amazed at how well I say that I'm going to get back on schedule and then....don't...) But I actually have a post ready to go for next week as well and it involves … Continue reading Blessed Are The Voice-Bearers…
Howdy! Hope all you crazy NaNo'ers are doing fantastically! I had originally planned to try and finish up my current WIP in time to start something new for the month and sort of unofficially participate, but as I was frantically writing last week one of my characters decided to stop being super passive and use … Continue reading Nine Steps To A Perfect Plot
Howdy! It's time for another "Writing As Explained As" post since I continually promise to do these and then disappear from the face of the earth and don't...heeeere we go! Also I've been re-watching New Girl. It's one of my favorite shows and it's totally applicable to writing, as I have now discovered. Also, I … Continue reading Writing As Explained By New Girl
Howdy! Let's just pretend like I didn't disappear right after I launched a book. *sheepish chuckle* I've employed the philosophy of a "soft launch" for this book, which means I hit publish and then basically went and took a nap. But it's been fun so far! People have liked it, which has reduced some of … Continue reading The Wolf Prince – Meet The Characters!
Howdy! Hope everyone had a happy and blessed Easter! I got to spend time with family, so my weekend was simultaneously fun and exhausting. lol! And I'm just now getting around to writing a blog post for the week. Which I almost forgot about. Shhh... UPDATES! I have almost finished the last tiny edits for … Continue reading News From The Writing Desk…Couch
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! A few weeks ago I helped reveal the completely epic cover for Author Hope Ann's collection of fairy tale retellings. And today as part of launch week, I have her over to share some fun facts about Rapunzel! Burning Rose and Rapunzel A girl trapped in a tower attracts a prince with her singing, then … Continue reading Discovering Rapunzel In A New Fairy Tale
Howdy! So, in trying to come up with a post for today to finish up the relaunch, I went back to the new reviews (that I'm seriously still grinning about) and some resulting conversations in comments and in interviews. So, if you've read The Wildcat of Braeton, you know about the epilogue. If you haven't, I'm … Continue reading What’s Next For Aredor?
Howdy! So technically it's two stories. Sue me. 😛 But today kicks off the re-launch tour I pulled together to celebrate the relaunch of my books The Rise of Aredor and The Wildcat of Braeton! Instead of synopses, I'll just tell you that these are fantasy/adventure stories about family, brotherhoods, a little snark, a touch of romance, and lots … Continue reading 3 Years, 2 Editions, 1 Story
Howdy! So last week, I posted a spotlight of Hazel West's newest book in her Urban Fantasy series, The Modern Tales of NaFianna. And today, I got to do something different and interview one of the characters! Aeden MacCool is one of the main players in Scars of War, and he's been one of my favorite characters … Continue reading Interview with the NaFianna Commander