Plate Update: Hedgehogs, Nettles, and Orphans

*waves to August* *gawks in surprise that it’s really gone* August was full of celebrations and work and sweet family moments. Hereโ€™s a quick update on my full plate last month.ย ๐Ÿ˜‰ Pleasure read: Wires and Nerve (four stars) The Tail of Emily Windsnap (three stars) The More the Merrier (three stars) Ember Falls (five stars) … More Plate Update: Hedgehogs, Nettles, and Orphans

Standstill

“So, Kate, how is your book going?” *slides library book under couch* *minimizes Goodreads* *shuts tab with a video of a Food Network baker making a cake that looks like a pizza* *exits four Wikipedia tabs* Uh, I’ve been taking a little break. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Don’t worry, it hasn’t been all cake and research, I’ve been … More Standstill

Plate Update: Genetics, the Library, and Thunderstorms

July is a very hard month to sum up because it was so FULL. So I’m probably forgetting something. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Anyway, last month’s plate was full of I-am-editing-oh-wow snacks and now-I’m-at-the-convention-for-two-days snacks. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Anyway, hereโ€™s a quick update on my full plate last month.ย ๐Ÿ˜‰ Pleasure read: Sweet on You (three stars) Wonder (five stars โค … More Plate Update: Genetics, the Library, and Thunderstorms

A Gift for YOU!

Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas! Well, not quite yet but it’s only 12 more days! ๐Ÿ˜€ In the meantime, I have a gift (or two) for you. ๐Ÿ˜‰ 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!

Plate Update: Pumpkins, Bows, and Christmas Coming

Thank you, Lord, for November. It truly was a beautiful month. This monthโ€™s full plate was stacked high with Thanksgiving food! I even made extra-special-but-not-so-traditional cheesecake for part of our celebration. So yummy. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Hereโ€™s a quick update on what I did last month.ย ๐Ÿ˜‰ Read for review: Suit and Suitability (four stars) Christmas Eve at … More Plate Update: Pumpkins, Bows, and Christmas Coming

They’re Here!

Guess what I just got in the mail today??!! Ten gorgeous copies of my little book The Twin Arrows. ๐Ÿ˜€ I was a little nervous since this is only my second shipment of this book every, and I’m well aware that results may vary–but they turned out beautifully! And now they’re all ready to be … More They’re Here!