If you've followed my blog for a while, and you have because you're awesome, then you'll know from time to time I talk about self-care. You'll also know that recently I said I was going to start posting an extra blog post once a month talking about self-care because it isn't always about manicures and pedicures. … Continue reading Self-Care Sundays: Doing the Dishes
Happy Monday, one and all! Here in South Carolina we are gearing up for Hurricane Florence. It's supposed to be a doozy, though I'm getting conflicting reports on what to truly expect. Some say it'll hit SC directly, some say it should hit closer to North Carolina. Either way, we're looking at some craptastic weather … Continue reading Posts Revisited: Writing Sucks
Happy Monday, e'erbody! I hope you're well, happy, and creatively fulfilled! Before I get too far into this post, let me just say a huge thank you to the wonderful ladies who stepped in and guest-blogged for me recently. Please, please check out their posts! KT Daxon Vania Rheault RR Willica Jewel E. Leonard DA … Continue reading Well, That Was A Bad Week
Happy Monday, folks! I hope you had a great weekend. My Saturday was wonderfully productive...my Sunday rather lazy. Today, I'm proud to introduce you to D.A. Henneman, one of the kindest, sweetest people you could ever hope to find! She's such a credit to the Indie publishing community, and I am delighted to have her … Continue reading Fiery Character Interview: Guest Post by DA Henneman
Good evening! I thought I'd revisit some of my older posts and see if my thoughts, processes, ideas, etc. have changed since I began this blog. What better way to start this mini-series than to start with my very first post! What's In A Name was published on December 13, 2015—almost three years ago! Let's get … Continue reading Posts Revisited: What’s In A Name?
Happy Monday, ya'll! Today's blog post comes to you from Jewel E. Leonard—an incredibly talented and lovely author. She's the author behind The Witches Rede series, currently released are books one and two: Alight and Possession. As soon as you're done reading this post, I urge you to go pick up copies of her work! Let's dive right into … Continue reading Coping With Jealousy for Writers
Unless you've stumbled upon this blog with no foreknowledge of me whatsoever, you know that I've written this little tome called Alabama Rain. (Little? It's just shy of 100k words.) But tomorrow is its release day. I've spent two years obsessing over it, shaping it, ripping it apart, crying over it, reworking it, walking away … Continue reading Tomorrow is Alabama Rain Release Day!
Happy Thursday, ya'll! So, if you follow me on Twitter, you might have seen this tweet: Brief convo about #AlabamaRain today: Person: So, is it any good? Me: Well, I haven't had anyone say otherwise. I love it. So, yeah. Person: Is it Sci-Fi? Me: No. Person: Fantasy? Me: No. It's #WomensFiction meets #SouthernGothic. Person: … Continue reading What is Southern Gothic?
As someone who is only just beginning to let the "real world" know about my writing endeavors, I'm asked several questions by my nearest and dearest. Among the most frequently asked questions are: So, like, you're trying to write the next 50 Shades, right? Um, no. Not that there is anything wrong with anyone trying to … Continue reading What is your motivation for writing?
Happy Thursday, ya'll! ♥ I've been pretty freaking quiet on social media as of late, but I swear it's for a very good reason. Alabama Rain is so close to being ready. SO. FREAKING. CLOSE. The good news is that those who have read advanced copies have had some amazing things to say. For instance: … Continue reading Alabama Rain Progress