My writing bestie is celebrating a new release today and I couldn't be more excited! Not only is it an awesome book, but I formatted it for her! ❤ Valiant Heart is the first in Eliza Sinclair's steampunk/flintlock Tanahr Tales series. It has mechmages, elven warrior maidens, and giant Mechanae (machine fae) roving over hills … Continue reading We Need More Books Like This
Hello, everyone! I've signed up to be one of the sponsors in the Night Owl Reviews Hallowpalooza Scavenger Hunt! 😀 There are awesome prizes and it's a great way to help readers find some great new books. Be sure to check out my featured title if you participate 😀 The dates for the event are … Continue reading Hallowpalooza Scavenger Hunt!
One of the more illuminating (and entertaining) obstacles in my writing path lately was learning about tropes. I've known about tropes in a vague sort of way for a while, but set out to really understand them a few months back. I love taking expectations and turning them on their heads. I thought after I … Continue reading Tropes: I’m doing it wrong!
Hey, everybody! I'm going to be joining Heather Long on Night Owl Romance's web site for an online chat that will be happening on June 4 at 7:00 CST. We'll be talking Scifi Romance and anything else that strikes our fancy 🙂 If you'd like to join in the fun, you'll need to sign up … Continue reading Night Owl Romance Chat!
I have news! I've signed up to be one of the sponsors for the Night Owl Reviews Spring Fling Scavenger Hunt 😀 I had so much fun with the Winter Wonderland Scavenger Hunt, and met a lot of awesome new readers through it. It's a great way to help readers find some great new books. … Continue reading Spring Fling Scavenger Hunt!
I have news! I've signed up to be one of the sponsors for the Night Owl Reviews Winter Wonderland Scavenger Hunt 😀 This is my first time participating in something like this, and I'm so excited about it! It sounds like a great way to help readers find some great new books. Be sure to … Continue reading Winter Wonderland Scavenger Hunt!
I've been wanting to start writing more in-depth book reviews here, and what better way to start the ball rolling than with A.E. Ash's Temporary Duty Assignment, brought to you by Book Smugglers Publishing 🙂 Disclaimer 1: Yes, A.E. is my writing bestie—but I wouldn't write a review like this if I didn't love the piece … Continue reading Book Review — “Temporary Duty Assignment”
The only thing I love more than writing books is talking about writing books 🙂 Really, my favorite thing to talk about is stories in general. Nothing gets under my skin and into my heart quite like stories told through books. I want to know what friends are reading and why. What they love and … Continue reading Reviews Don’t Have to be Fancy
I’ve been known to get a sunburn within minutes when I go outside at the wrong time of year. Living in Florida for several years when I was a tween made it challenging for me to spend time outside. During one of those years, I decided that I was going to read 300 books. That … Continue reading The 300
What I’m happy about this week: binge-reading Faith Hunter's Jane Yellowrock series. Have you read these yet? Because seriously, Ms. Hunter knows how to write. I just discovered the series recently, and have been plowing through them ever since. I'm adding reviews for these on Goodreads as I make my way through the books. I … Continue reading Focusing on Happiness—Week Nine