Category Archives: Writing

In which I tell you what works for me.

SHADOW OF FLAME Cover Reveal!

Hey guys! It’s been a crazy week. Not only am I working on my edits for book two of my trilogy, Shadow of Flame, I got the cover! Things are happening very quickly. I was going to wait a little … Continue reading

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SOUL OF SMOKE Cover Reveal!

This is it! Are you guys ready to see the cover for Soul of Smoke?! Here it is!   Wooo! I LOVE IT! Thank you so much to the Carina Press team for this awesome design! For good measure, here’s the … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: SOUL OF SMOKE Cover Reveal!

Guys. I got my cover. My first cover for my first novel. And it is awesome. I wish I could show it to you now, but I’m not allowed yet. Come back on Monday to see it!

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#PitchSlam: Revenge of the Entrants

Hey PitchSlam friends (and everyone else)! Here’s the deal. The PitchSlam entrants have been so collectively AWESOME in taking feedback that I figured they deserve a little revenge. So I’m presenting you with two of my own pitches/first 250 for … Continue reading

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#Pitchslam

Hey guys! These next couple of weeks I’m participating in Old Hollywood-themed #PitchSlam as part of team Tempo Tantrums! YAY!! The Director of the Tempo Tantrums, the lovely Kim Vanderhorst, has chosen me as her Assistant Director. I know, right? For … Continue reading

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Dragonsworn Inspiration: The Hoard

It’s been a while since I posted. I’m sort of inundated with things I’m supposed to be doing and still feeling lazy, so you get another post about things that inspired the world of my Dragonsworn trilogy. Hooray! I like … Continue reading

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Dragonsworn Inspiration: Hand Carved Caves

I’m a lazy blogger, so I think sometimes I’ll just pull things off my Pinterest inspiration board and show them to you here. Look at this: This is a limestone cave in New Mexico hand carved by an artist named … Continue reading

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Last Chance

I’m freaking out a little bit, guys. My second and last round of edits is due by the 9th. This is my last chance to make it good. After this, if it sucks… it sucks. And people will tell me … Continue reading

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Yes! There *are* Rules!

I was just wasting time on social media when I came across a post about the rules of a writing contest. And in the comments, this: “Wait, there are rules?” Further comments lead me to believe that this person is … Continue reading

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Of Edits and Editors

Well, my deadline has come and gone, and I’ve turned in my first set of edits on Soul of Smoke. FYI, meeting a deadline is like barely avoiding being run down by an out-of-control semi. You don’t realized how stressed you are until … Continue reading

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