Today I have a special treat for y’all… an interview of a super sweet author of contemporary Christian fiction! Join me in welcoming author Livy Lynn to Once Upon an Ordinary! Livy, tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a twenty-something author, singer, song-writer, blogger, and coach. I have a slight obsession with all things … More Interview of Livy Jarmusch
I spent the day at my sister’s house, hanging out with her and her boys and working with her on the final version of my book cover. It’s gonna look so great, y’all! I can’t wait to share it with you. 😉 *counts days on calendar* Also, today–HUGE MILESTONE–I actually wrote a good back cover … More In Book News…
Raise your hand if you almost entirely forgot to blog today! Just me? XD What have I been doing instead? Reading… Beta-reader comments, emails, reviews, etc. This is one of my favorite things about the publishing process, and I’ve been blessed with a pretty cool crew. 😉 I’ve been working on it almost all day, … More Busy Day, Good Day
So, if April showers bring May flowers, then what do May flowers bring? Pilgrims, of course. (That’s my favorite joke. I just had to share it. Also, if you’re into that sort of thing, Happy Star Wars Day!) Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month. 😉 Pleasure read: Word of Mouse (three stars) … More Plate Update: Rereads, Strawberries, and Drafts
So, this happened… 😉 I reached my Camp NaNoWriMo goal AND finished the second draft of “Kiera” today! ❤ Thanking the Lord for the oomph to do it and some encouraging fellow writers. 😉 Here’s a short excerpt. Kiera is Skyping her older brother when Jade decides to join in. 😉 “How are you doing?” … More Draft Two, Done!
Dun, dun, da!! Time for a book haul post! 😀 This lovely stack includes books I’ve bought and books I received for my birthday last month. So much gorgeousness!! The Aggie’s Inheritance series is one of my all-time favorites, and I’ve been wanting to own it paperback for a while. I knew I had birthday … More Spring Book Haul!
“Summertime is all fun and games …and spycraft. When Jaimie and her brother discover a hollow place in a half-dead tree, she and her friends decide it’s the perfect dead drop for their amateur spy-ring. As time goes on, the messages Jaimie receives become harder to decipher. Is one of her friends a real spy? … More Short Story Review: Dead Drop
Wow, this looks like an awesome tag. Thanks so much, Victoria Lynn, for tagging me! Rules Post the tag photo in the body of your post and copy your post name from mine. Tag at least three friends who you know enjoy being authentic and real, or their blog seems to have that message. Answer … More The Aesthetic Tag
I read Dreamlander because my sister Perry said it was something I might like. I picked up Heartless to decide once and for all what kind of book it was, thanks to a Goodreads controversy. 😉 I read Wings of a Dream (twice) because The Awesome Mikayla sent it to me for Christmas. 😀 I … More I Find the Books Because of You
Hello mailbox, my old friend. I’ve come to check you once again. The email said my books were coming, but to the questions I’m succumbing… I ordered books last week. 😀 😀 Christian Book Distributors was having a big sale, so I picked up a book I’ve been wanting to read for a while and two … More Anticipation