If you’re new here (HI!!!!!), I should probably explain what in the world this recurring series is. 😉 Three years ago (today), I posted about how full my “plate” was, complete with a hilariously bad picture of me with a literal plate. Since then, I’ve been using the title “Plate Update” for a monthly check-in … More Plate Update: Chocolate, Thunderbirds, and New Release
Today after making Paleo avocado toast for breakfast ( ❤ ❤ ) and rereading Kate’s Capitol during slow spots, I got together with my oldest sister Perry Elisabeth, my brother Paul, and my sister Anna to make a live Q & A video. It was all about our lives as authors and siblings, snacks, and … More A Day in My Life As An Author…
This is not an official posting day for me, but I thought I’d just pop in and tell y’all who won the Kiera giveaway! Using the randomizer thing on the Rafflecopter widget, I drew a winner and all of this lovely stuff goes to… Brianna! (View on the widget) Congratulations, Brianna! Your treasure package will … More Kiera Giveaway Winner!
Hi, y’all!! This is officially the last day of the tour, but don’t leave yet! I have just a few more special things to share with you. 😉 Today’s awesome bloggers Victoria Lynn spotlighted Kiera and had me share a short guest post. 😉 Abigail wrote a review and made me chortle aloud with the … More Kiera Blog Tour: Wrap-up!
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!!!
Hello, everyone! Today is not Friday. It is Thursday. (That was just as reminder for myself, because I’ve been having trouble remembering what day it is. 😛 ) Do you know what this means? Today is the 21st of June, the first day of summer! Happy Summer! Have a popsicle!! This is the fourth day … More Kiera Blog Tour: The Characters Recommend…
Welcome to day three of the blog tour! It’s been so much fun celebrating with you all. 😉 Today I want to share with you some of the songs that have encouraged or inspired me during the making of this book. 😉 Kiera’s “sparrow song” is real, and it’s been so important … More Kiera Blog Tour: The Sparrow Song + Others
My book Kiera is hard to categorize. Its setting falls somewhere between contemporary and dystopian, and so far, there’s not a genre for that. 😉 I chose to set it one generation in the future with more political and cultural persecution of Christians than happens in the United States right now. This presented some unique … More Kiera Blog Tour: Writing the Future
Hello, all! Cool thing today. 😉 Introduction to the blog tour This is a blog tour to celebrate and introduce my novel Kiera. It’s releasing this Friday the 22nd, and I’m so excited! I can’t wait to share it with you! Every day of the blog tour, I’ll be linking out to the lovely hosts … More Kiera Blog Tour: Introductions First
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