Happy Thursday Bloglandia!! As a few of you know, I've been cobbling together a new humorous fantasy cozy mystery series that started out as a very serious stand alone historical novel without a lick of mystery. But more on that wacky journey some other time. The first book of the new series is thisclose to … Continue reading The Circus of Unusual Creatures Cringe-Worthy Cover Creation
Hello Bloglandia! Well, April was....a month. I'm not sure how it went for you, but mine was a roller coaster of amazing highs (not the substance-induced kind), weird moments, and the lowest of lows. I cover all this in my writing update video below (yep, more video!), but if you want the less rambling version … Continue reading April’s Writing Round-up (with Video!)
Hello Bloglandia! Well, March was a crazy month of reading, reading, reading, and making videos. Yep, they've let me loose with the video camera again...the results of which you'll find below. Writing Update Part One I thought video would be a fun way to share what I worked on in March, the super secret project … Continue reading March’s Writing Round-up (with Video!)
Hello Writers of Bloglandia, It's time for another post in which I share with you a resource that I hope will make your writing life even more marvelous. If you've missed any of the Resources for Writers posts, you can find them by clicking that category link hanging around near the title of this post. … Continue reading Resources for Writers: Book Raid
My latest release, that's what!! Hello Bloglandia, That's right, today is the day The Osteria Chronicles Box Set (Books 4 - 6) hit the virtual shelves. And I've got some terrific treats for you to celebrate this little launch. First up... What's in this Second Box Set? This collection includes the final three books of … Continue reading What’s in the Box?!
Happy New Year Bloglandia! Well, nothing like leaving things to the eleventh hour, but I managed to complete one final goal I'd set for myself for 2020 just in the nick of time. Phew! And that goal was...to slap new covers on all my Osteria-set books. I had a bit of luck and replaced Domna's … Continue reading 2020 Goal Met in the Nick of Time
Hello Writers of Bloglandia, It's time for another post in which I share with you a resource such as a book on marketing or craft, a promo site, or simply a tool that I hope will make your writing life even more marvelous. A Reminder About These Posts In case you missed last week's premier … Continue reading Resources for Writers: The Fussy Librarian
Hello Bloglandia! Time is tick ticking away until release day for The Undead Mr. Tenpenny (Book One of the Cassie Black Trilogy). This means I'm floundering between being ecstatic, feeling as stunned as a possum facing down a pair of headlights, and doubting every little thing I'm doing for the release. And one of those … Continue reading Cassie Black: The Description Decision, Part 1
Ooh, that's quite the title, isn't it? This question has been on my mind for a few days. See, now that the wildfire smoke has cleared (although the fires are still burning), I was able to get out in the garden, and while I trudged away in the dirt I listened to a recent episode … Continue reading Will Authors Go Extinct?