Today starts the last week of my maternity leave… On December 18th, I’ll be back at work full-time and leaving this behind. It’s not easy, but it’s a must. I work for a good company and my job is very stable. My goal is to eventually make enough from writing that I’ll be able to […]
Have you ever heard of Sip Swap? No? It’s a fun secret santa type thing hosted by Kelsey and Jessica Send a mug, get a mug. Here’s mine! The cool thing about this mug–you can write on it! It came with a piece of chalk. See that chicken scratch? Yup, that’s me. What a great […]
Thanks to Matt for this old school reminder. And yes, I’m singing.
How much is too much? In the case of the Griswold’s Christmas lights, I’d say yeah, there’s a limit. Lately I’ve been thinking about books. There are a lot of YA books releasing every year and tons of them are amazing. The more I read, the harder it is to stand out. I’ve been thinking […]
Don’t wait for Santa to stuff your stockings because Courtney Young and Dawna Raver want to stuff your e-reader full of amazing titles! There is no need to wait in line or fight a crazy crowd for this HOT deal. Today, I am excited to announce, we are kicking off our FIRST ANNUAL Black E-Holiday […]
It’s official. I signed my YA Fantasy with Curiosity Quills. GIFSoup I can’t wait to share the whole story of how it went down, but I have a house to clean and cookies to bake for tomorrow. HAPPY TURKEY DAY!
Listen and love. This guy is killing it on a ukelele!
We’ve all seen the contests for first lines, and many of us have gone crazy trying to make our first lines perfect. I decided to take a look at a bunch of my favorite books and their first lines. Let’s see what you think. Everyone knows I’m perfect—PERFECT CHEMISTRY They called the world beyond the […]
Some morning musical inspiration for my nano writers.