Hello Bloglandia, Tomorrow, yes, TOMORROW is Release Day for The Undead Mr. Tenpenny. I'm not sure whether to throw up or to celebrate. Both? Anyway, besides organizing a boat load of launch-week shenanigans, I'm also thinking back on the various bits and bobs that inspired this first book of my Cassie Black Trilogy. Namely, my … Continue reading Cassie Black: Some Funereal Inspiration (with Video)
Hello Bloglandia! So January was a crazy writing month....crazy good and crazy busy. The Crazy Good, Part One Let's tackle the first bit of crazy good. Which is actually an open letter of thanks to my Review Team. A few wonderful people answered my call to read and review an advanced copy of The Undead … Continue reading January Writing Round-Up (aka “What Just Happened?”)
Hello Writers of Bloglandia! It's time for a new feature on the blog!! Since I know I have a fair number of followers who are also writers, I thought I'd start sharing some of the resources I've used to help y'all in your own writing and publishing pursuits. If you want to skip right to … Continue reading Resources for Writers: Let’s Get Digital
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
Hello Bloglandia! Before we dive anything further into the waters of this post, let me clarify we're talking about books and book covers here. Sorry to disappoint anyone hoping to see butts and boobies. Okay, for the one precent of you who are still reading, let's jump in because it's time for a cover reveal!!! … Continue reading Cassie Black Is No Longer Naked
Hello Bloglandia! If you've been following along on my meandering author journey, you'll know I've been going on about The Trilogy In Process for most of the year. I've mentioned first drafts of book three, final drafts of book one, and the second draft of the second book...which is all getting a bit numerical for … Continue reading Naming My Babies: The Trilogy Has Titles!
Hello Bloglandia, It's going to be tempting to damage your mental health today by doom scrolling through the news. But for the sake of your well-being, Dr. Tammie is here to prescribe that you escape for a while into the pages of a good book with November's Book Bundles. And don't worry, unlike most health … Continue reading Escape the News with November’s Free Fiction
Hello Bloglandia! Okay, I'm about a week late for a look back at September, but better late than never, right? September was a busy month...and October is looking to be even busier. So, what did I get up to and what's in the works? Oh, and what books were my favorite reads this month? So … Continue reading September’s Writing & Reading Round Up
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?