Opinions Please! Book Cover Survey

It's not often in this politically-charged world that I dare ask anyone's opinion, but it's come that time in the book production process when I'm seeking input, opinions, thoughts, and comments. Of course, I'm trusting that you guys are all kind enough not to turn this into a sound bite-riddled shouting match unlike most "debates" … Continue reading Opinions Please! Book Cover Survey

The Torturous Writing Task: Book Descriptions

Remember how last week I was basking in the happy sunshine of having (kind of sort of) finished my next two novels? Remember when I said how relieved I was? Well, that relief quickly ended when I realized I still had to face the most dreaded writing chore of them all...crafting the book description. Worse … Continue reading The Torturous Writing Task: Book Descriptions

So Much Happy (and Relief)

Yes, Bloglandia, it's a rare Sunday post for me. I had planned to write this yesterday but by the end of the day I couldn't bear to be in front of the computer another second (more on that in a bit). Besides, I was too busy doing the happy dance, because (drum roll, please)... I … Continue reading So Much Happy (and Relief)

Blogging Excuses & Book Bargains

Hello Bloglandia!! Just a quick message to let you know about a terrific deal on my latest release and to offer up some excuses for my recent lack of bloginess (yes, that's a word now). First Up: The Excuses Loyal readers may have noticed lack of pizazz on the blog recently...and a lack of Finn … Continue reading Blogging Excuses & Book Bargains

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Do Some Reading While I’m Away

Hello Bloglandia! So, I'm in France. I know, it's a tough life as a writer. But just because I'm sipping wine and wandering around with a baguette (and Finn McSpool) jauntily sticking out of my satchel, doesn't mean I've forgotten about you. In fact, I had this post planned long before I left because I … Continue reading Do Some Reading While I’m Away