5 out of 5 Stars! The Blurb An irresistible return to the captivating world of Elfhame. Once upon a time, there was a boy with a wicked tongue. Before he was a cruel prince or a wicked king, he was a faerie child with a heart of stone . Revealing a deeper look into the … Continue reading Book Review: How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories by Holly Black
Who doesn't love a good fairy tale? Since finishing Holly Black's Folk of the Air books, I've been itching for something new to jump into. A critique partner of mine, Ann Dayleview, recently announced her upcoming fae book release! I jumped on the offer to be part of her cover reveal blog hop. The Blurb … Continue reading Cover Reveal! A Tale of Ashes by Ann Dayleview
Sometimes you just gotta take a writing break to pet a cute puppy 🙂 How's everyone else's project going out there? Happy Writing!
Sometimes you just can't get inspired to write... So that's when you grab some coffee in a mug with motivational words like this sweet gift from a co-worker. And then you go back to writing about kick-butt heroines who need to punch in some monster faces with the help of their dragon friends. Seriously--that's what … Continue reading Quick Writing Update
Finally back from holiday hiatus! Woops! I took a bit more time off than I'd originally planned due to some personal and work related stuff... But I'm back now and ready to post 🙂 You might notice some slight changes to this blog in the upcoming months. Weekly book reviews will return, but they'll likely … Continue reading And I’m Back!
It's been a long time since I've posted any sort of writing update. Between work, family, and travel, the summer has been pretty busy. During the last couple months, I took a break from querying Stranger than Starlight, though I plan to renew my efforts this fall. I'm also considering submitting for Pitch Wars--a great … Continue reading Character Sketch
Long time no see! It's been about a month since my last writing update. Even though I haven't actually accomplished a whole lot of writing in that time, there's still plenty for me to be excited about 🙂 From the depths of the query trenches... My big goal over the last month was to begin … Continue reading Writing Update: Continued Journeys through the Query Trenches
Yikes! It's been a while since I've posted a writing update (back in November...). To be honest, I haven't gotten a lot of actual "writing" done since my last update, but that doesn't mean I haven't been busy. What have I been up to? Back in November, I threw out a call looking for beta … Continue reading Leaping into the Query Trenches (Again…)
So, hows everyone else doing with their NaNoWriMo goals?? It's getting toward the end of November, so I figured I'm about due for an update. Project #1: Finishing my monster portal fantasy Sigh... I didn't even get a chance to look at this one yet in November. It's probably going on a back burner until … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Update
The glass sparkled with morning sunlight, setting the new world on fire with sparks of ruby and vermilion. Outside, the sky brightened to a hazy blue. A shade like freedom and happiness. My fingers itched to release the hatch and step beyond this pretty cage, escaping into the swaying fields beyond. The golden stalks of … Continue reading Flash Fiction: The Domes