If you’ve read any of the books in my Osteria Chronicles series or some of the parts of Domna, you may have noticed several pages are filled with action-packed fighting. Whether it’s Hercules cousin, Iolalus, battling a hydra or Theseus going toe to toe with the minotaur, my fight scenes have (hopefully) provided you as … Continue reading The Funny Side of Writing Fight Scenes
Alright everyone, after weeks of teasing you that this would begin, the day has finally come and I have to say I'm a little nervous. Below, you'll find the first chapter of Part One of Domna, my upcoming serialized historical fantasy novel (phew, that's a mouthful). The plan is to share with you the entirety … Continue reading It’s Time for Chapter One of Domna!!!
While I should be excited that Finn, Mr Husband, and I are currently enjoying our Irish getaway, I'm even more ecstatic that we're getting super close to launch time for the Bonds of Osteria: Book Four of the Osteria Chronicles. That means it's time to stop rambling on about my writing life and start sharing with … Continue reading Off With Her Head! Medusa vs Perseus
With the proofing and editing of The Bonds of Osteria, the editing and rewriting of a new book series, creating some ad copy, and writing an article for Horticulture magazine, this week I'm absolutely drowning in work. As such, I'm wimping out and doing a quick and dirty (and hopefully funny) post for this Wednesday's … Continue reading The Quick and Dirty (and Funny) Blog Post
That's right The Bonds of Osteria: Book Four of the Osteria Chronicles is DONE!! Okay, not "done" done, but done enough to celebrate with all kinds of happy dancing and hoppy libations because it was a major struggle getting to this point. The Troubles I wrote the bare bones of Bonds as I was reworking … Continue reading Clearing the Hurdle of Book Four, aka “Bonds is DONE!”