Just a heads up, I’m taking a break from the blog this week. I have a friend–whom I haven’t seen in YEARS–coming in from out of town to stay with … Continue Reading Brief Hiatus
Today I’m hosting Sarah Zama and her paranormal historical romance Give In To The Feeling. Sarah is a regular visitor to my blog and we met through the Blogging from … Continue Reading Give In To The Feeling by Sarah Zama
It’s the first day of summer here in the northern hemisphere! Summer is by far my favorite season…I don’t like the cold! Give me heat and sunshine any day. I … Continue Reading Summer’s Here!
Here’s an interesting topic for discussion: what is creativity? And, more importantly, where does creativity come from? For the sake of this discussion, I’ll clarify that I mean “artistic creativity.” … Continue Reading The Gift
It’s Father’s Day here in the U.S., so a shout out to all you dads out there! Enjoy your day!
Today I’m hosting Amy L. Gale and her New Adult romance, Blissful Disaster. Amy is giving away a $10 Amazon/B&N gift card. So make sure to comment, check out the … Continue Reading Blissful Disaster by Amy L. Gale
Let me ask you a question: how long is a book? I’m asking this as a writer. Most readers think of books in terms of pages, but most writers think … Continue Reading The Long and Short Of It
Of all the silly, outrageous things publishers and agents ask of you when submitting your book, the most silly, outrageous request of all is the one-page synopsis. If you’ve ever … Continue Reading The One-Page Synopsis
Today I’m hosting Linda Nightingale and her paranormal romance, Her General In Gray. Linda is giving away Black Diamond Earrings and an eBook of Her General in Gray to one … Continue Reading Her General In Gray by Linda Nightingale
This post is part of the Insecure Writer’s Support Group blog hop. The first Wednesday of every month is Insecure Writer’s Support Group day. Post your thoughts on your own blog. … Continue Reading That’s It, I’m Out
This past March, I celebrated the second anniversary of my first book being published. It’s not the first thing I had published, but it was my first full-length book and … Continue Reading Making It In the Writing World
Just a heads up: The Romance Reviews’ Sizzling Summer Reads party starts today! There’s SO many prizes to win this month, including books and gift cards. Today on the very … Continue Reading Prizes!
Today I’m hosting A.C. Melody and her paranormal erotic romance, Hearthstone Alpha. A.C. is giving away a $25 Amazon/B&N gift card. So make sure to comment, check out the other stops … Continue Reading Hearthstone Alpha by A.C. Melody
Today here in the U.S. it’s Memorial Day, a day that we memorialize those who have lost their lives serving in our armed forces. It’s also the unofficial-official first day … Continue Reading Memorial Day
Today I’m taking a break from talking about writing to share a very important topic: the cat loaf. My cat loafs a lot. By that I don’t mean she loafs … Continue Reading Cat Loaf 101
I haunt a few writer’s groups/forums online. Most of them are populated with people around my own skill/experience level, that is, people who have been in the writing game for … Continue Reading Fetishizing The Process
Today I’m hosting Regan Black and her romantic suspense, A Stranger She Can Trust. Regan is giving away a $50 Amazon/B&N gift card. So make sure to comment, check out … Continue Reading A Stranger She Can Trust by Regan Black
During the April A to Z Challenge, a commenter on my blog introduced me to 750 Words. I mentioned this briefly at the end of my Z post, but I … Continue Reading Writing Every Day
A few updates in my writing world today. I come to share some happy news and a sale with you! First of all, I had a novella picked up by … Continue Reading Stuff I’m Up To Right Now
This post might be a little hard to swallow for some. I know when I read up on this subject it opened my eyes to a lot of things I … Continue Reading The Role of Luck In Author Success