It’s time to announce the winners!!! ❤ Thank you all for your patience and participation. This has been very fun, and I can’t wait to share the winning (and runner-up!) photos with you. ❤ Before you view the lovely pictures, I’d like to introduce you to my amazing volunteer judges! Elise Parsons, award-winning photographer, graphic … More Booksthetic Photo Contest WINNERS!
Hello, y’all!! Happy Independence Day to my fellow Americans! Happy (late) Independence Day to my Canadian friends! Happy Treason Day to my British friends! (Sorry, not sorry. Y’all have some great shows.) And Happy Regular Reading Day to everyone else. 😀 I hope you are having a blessed day! So far mine has been amazing, … More Update 🙂
Today is the day. The Day. Three years (+ a couple months) ago, I started a story. A story about a girl, a draft, a pastor, and some really fascinating side characters. That story grew by sideplots, wordcount, a through-line, and a message. There were snacks… Some sophisticated planning… XD Two sessions of Camp NaNoWriMo … More Kiera Release Day!!!
Just popping in to say…MY PROOF COPY CAME yesterday!!! The book. ❤ I’m so pleased with how the back cover turned out! Perry Elisabeth did an amazing job!! I’m really happy two of my favorite characters were able to be included. 😉 A sneak peek of the inside… I’m especially happy with how the formatting … More The Proof Is in the Copy
Ladies and gentlemen, this is the moment you’ve been waiting for… My novel Kiera has a cover!!! 😀 Perry Elisabeth Design did such an amazing job on it. ❤ I seriously can’t wait to see it in print. 😀 I wanted this cover to look unique and pretty but not romance novel-ish. Which is a … More Behold! A Cover!
Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas! Well, not quite yet but it’s only 12 more days! 😀 In the meantime, I have a gift (or two) for you. 😉 I’m giving away a free signed copy of my little book The Twin Arrows! *dances in circles* First, the synopsis… “Two children. Two journeys. Twin arrows. Ryla follows … More A Gift for YOU!
Sister: Have you seen [such and such] yet? Me: No, I haven’t seen much. I have six blog posts and two papers due. And that’s not an exaggeration. 😉 Fortunately it’s all pretty fun and easy, just time consuming. Did your ears perk up at the words “six blog posts”? In case you missed it, … More See You Next Week!
I’ve bombarded you all with extra posts this week, but I promise to never do it again. (Well, at least until the next blog party.) This post has a very good reason behind it–announcements! 😀 First–HAPPY AUTUMN!!!! We celebrated it today with beautiful decorations (thanks to my younger sisters!) and chai tea. ❤ Such a … More So This Is What a Newsletter Is For…
Happy release day! Happy, happy release day! (Sung to the tune of “Allouette”. Complete with happy, birdlike arm flapping.) The Twin Arrows is out!!!!!! My precious is available on Amazon in paperback and eBook and all the other places. 😀 Just months ago this was a plotholed, cringeworthy, disgusting old draft. Enter beta-readers, supportive, amazing … More The Twin Arrows Release Day!
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!!!