The Truth About the Spin-Offs

I recently read this fantastic post by the fabulous Kristen Ashley, in which she describes why it’s okay to read outside the genre or subgenre you usually read. I LOVE this post. I don’t just mean I love brilliant Kristen Ashley (which I do, and whose books I absolutely adore and own in ebook, paperback, […]

Weekend Plans – Week 5

It’s the weekend! This weekend is a little bit different because I’ve also got Monday half off from the day job (I couldn’t take a whole day unfortunately). Looking at the bright side, that means an extra four hours of time I can devote to my author biz, which is great because I am SO […]

Fun Surprises Coming This Week!

I’m skipping a proper post today. Why? Because over the next few days I’m going to do not one but TWO cover reveals! That’s right! I’ll be be debuting the covers for the first two books in the Seaside Valleria series! I’m SOOO excited to bring these to you, and I hope you love them […]

Weekend Plans – Week 4

Another week, another weekend. Here are my author-y plans for the days ahead! You’ve probably noticed a pattern about my weekends, and that I’m working on the same books. When we’re close to crunch time (i.e., publication date) that’s typically how it goes. It’s different in the editing phase, because once the book’s in the […]

The Dark Side of the Muse – Part 4

I’ll be spending the next couple days finishing up my muse series. We’ve talked about the muse in general, tempting her back, and what to do when she comes back with too many ideas. Today, I’ll talk about her dark side. Some might say the dark side of the muse is writer’s block (the dreaded […]

Editing: My Post-Writing Process

Today, I’m going to take a break from my series of blogs on my Muse (don’t worry! I’ll pick it up next week with some final posts). I previously wrote a little bit about my writing process. Here’s another peek, taking a look at what happens after I finish writing the book. Because I’ll be doing […]