June, how I love you and hate you! You were quite too busy for my liking, but extra exciting too–so you can stay on the calendar this year. (You know something’s wrong when you start talking to your calendar.) 😀 It doesn’t feel quite fair to do the last month’s update on it’s very last … More Plate Update: Proofreading, Espionage, and Camp Again
“They were coming. They never stopped coming. A wolf howled, the call rising to an eerie pitch before dropping, hurtling downward. The echo barely faded when another howl replied. Always… Always, forever, and yet again, they would come. His breath slipped between his teeth and he finally lifted his gaze from the crimson rose as … More Book Review: Rose of the Oath!
Last year around that delightful back-to-school time when all the notebooks are ridiculously cheap and authors and graduates get ridiculously excited, my dad gave us each a green notebook. The idea was for us to write down a few key ideas or questions from what we read throughout the day to discuss with him later. … More All The Reasons I Love Book Journaling
“Behind every beast, there is a curse. Behind every curse, there is a promise. Behind every promise, there is a sacrifice. Over two hundred years before the one he’d know as Beauty was born, Adrian risks all in an attempt to win the heart of the one he loves. Instead, he dooms himself and the … More Book Review: Rose of the Night
Why didn’t Kate post on Monday? One reason–I got the flu. Which was “lovely”. I think I’m on the mend now, but I am a little behind on everything. 😉 Why is Kate sooooo excited today??? Two reasons… 1. My proof copy came!!! B. And I’ve got pictures for you. 😉 It’s a little book … More My Proof Copy Came!!!
Hello, fellow writers! Today is the day we announce the prizes and say goodbye. *sniffs and grins simultaneously* Go check out Rebekah’s announcement to see if you won and don’t forget to pick up the inspiration book! I’ve enjoyed partying with you all immensely. We’ve played a quote hunting game, asked questions of the authors, and … More WRITE!
Eeeek! Prizes will be announced tomorrow, so don’t forget to enter that giveaway! (We’ve added a third prize now!!) Today, I’m sharing a video of my favorite writing tool–my WriteMind planner. It’s my brainstorm book, and an author’s best friend! 😉 (Thanks for video-ing for me, Anna!) Yup. I love it. 😀 What is your favorite … More 1 Writing Tool
The countdown continues! I’ve been “writing” since age seven, but these last three years of interacting with other authors and discovering helpful books and blogs from have really grown my writing skills. There is a ton of good advice out there, but today I’m picking my two favorite tips. Here goes… 1. Everything has already … More 2 Writing Tips
Welcome to day one of this blog party!!! Are you excited?! I know I am! There is a quote hunt game thingy, a super awesome giveaway, and lots of good information all to celebrate and encourage writers in their quest to write the kind of books that bless people. Rebekah explains how everything works in … More 3 Writing Books
You know that funny moment when it’s time to blog, and you’ve spent all your extra time and energy on scheduling posts (and answering emails) to prepare for an awesome blog party next week? And also when you’ve spent the day playing five games of laser tag with friends and family? Not to mention finishing … More Greetings from a Tired Author