So, I've been pretty busy writing since my last update. Mostly because I've had some uninterrupted free time... My husband has always enjoyed doodling and sketching, but has become even more interested lately in expanding his skills as an artist. Mainly he's been practicing figure sketching (learning to draw the human head, noses, etc...) and … Continue reading Writing Update: Snatched
Over the holidays, I came upon a post that explained an intriguing Icelandic holiday tradition. In Iceland, books are a common gift exchanged during the Christmas holiday. After opening presents, national tradition is to spend the rest of the evening wrapped up in blankets and chocolate to read with family and friends- thus promoting one … Continue reading Book Review: Nightfall by Jake Halpern and Peter Kujawinski
I started a Deviant Art page! I've only uploaded a few pieces of artwork, but I have A LOT of backlog from the last several years to catch up on. I plan continue to post How-To guides in the DIY section of my blog for several of my art projects, but here is where you … Continue reading Art Update: Deviant Art!
As promised- here is my first DIY post! My husband and I got married in October, on Halloween to be exact, so we had some pretty... unconventional decorations for our celebration. Having a fall wedding, traditional flower colors trend towards reddish and orange hues, but that wasn't the kind of look we wanted to go … Continue reading DIY: Paper Flower Wedding Corsage
With my first novel, Hidden, stuck in the clutches of beta readers, I had been itching to move on to another writing project. My husband and I got married the end of October (Yay! Halloween wedding!), so I didn't have wedding planning eating up my free time anymore. Once we were back from our honeymoon, … Continue reading Writing Update: Snatched
During the Christmas season, I was on a bit of a holiday reading and writing kick. My husband pick up Krampus the Yule Lord by Brom during one of our many bookstore escapades, so I decided to give it a chance. Below is the excerpt from the book jacket: One Christmas Eve in a … Continue reading Book Review: Krampus the Yule Lord
I love to write and have had it in the back of my mind, ever since grade school, that I wanted to write books. I draw in my free time, so the idea of writing and illustrating a children's book or comic always sounded like a great idea, but in the end I haven't had … Continue reading Writing Update: Hidden