Category Archives: Writing

In which I tell you what works for me.

How I Write Books

The story of my process told mostly in gifs. First draft Immediately veer off of outline. Write events, plot, dialogue. Things are out of order or don’t make sense. Drop/don’t develop minor plot threads. Overall, though, the story is there, … Continue reading

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On Being Reviewed

Soul of Smoke comes out one month from today! I’m so excited!! I’ve been lucky enough to have my publisher make the book available on NetGalley, which means I already have some reviews. I’m so grateful to everyone who has reviewed … Continue reading

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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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