Just Memes

You know those author bloggers who sometimes just drop a meme and call it a blog post? There are two main reasons this happens… The author doesn’t want to blog that day out of laziness, tiredness, or uninspiredness. The author spent their day writing, and therefore is out of words and should not have to … More Just Memes

Stories As Bridges

I was standing behind our display of beautiful leather briefcases propping up shiny, thick books. And after a day and a half of helping run the Generation Rising booth, I was running out of words and ways to explain my new novel. “You wrote this?” A nod. “What is it about?” Sometimes I just recycled … More Stories As Bridges

Plate Update: Chocolate, Thunderbirds, and New Release

If you’re new here (HI!!!!!), I should probably explain what in the world this recurring series is. πŸ˜‰ 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

Kiera Giveaway Winner!

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!

Kiera Release Day!!!

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!!!