GOOOOOOD MORNIN! Thursday Fursday. I guess the other day was national cat day or something. Of course, I feel like there is some sort of national _______ day every week. But today, I am feeling very thankful for my roommate's dog Lucy, so you should feel that appreciation for your pet! Fursday! Boom. New day… Continue reading Consistency in Everything You Do
GOOOOD MORNIN! How are you doing? How are you feeling? I hope good! I am feeling good! Let’s all just feel FREAKIN great alright? Let’s make it a good week. So, some of you are aware that my newest novel, Vengeance Before Virtue, went live yesterday! It is a very exciting time! Two novels published… Continue reading Publishing Your Book: Preparing for Launch
GOOOOD MORNIN! Or afternoon of course! Happy FREAKIN Tuesday! I hope your week got off to a tremendous start and that you are getting ready to tear it up this week! Quick note for the readers out there, my newest novel, Vengeance Before Virtue released TODAY, October 29th. It is on Amazon right now, so… Continue reading Why Participate in NaNoWriMo?
Good morning! Or good afternoon. I suppose it does depend, so either way I am happy that you’re here, on my website, checking out my latest blog post. Today, I want to share my experience with traditional publishing. In the interest of full disclosure and in case you weren’t aware, I AM NOT traditionally published.… Continue reading Getting Traditionally Published
Consider This I write a book in a month. Imagine saying that. It sounds ridiculous. It almost sounds impossible. If you do some research into the daily writing routines of the most famous of authors, you will find that, more often than not, their process is a marathon not a sprint. You will see word… Continue reading 5 Tips for Writing a Book in a Month
Fair warning, I use the word “process” A LOT in this post, but I promise the message is worth it! I hear the phrase, “trust the process”, several times a week. I hear it so often it has become cliché in my world. I understand that we all need something to believe in. We all… Continue reading Don’t Trust the Process, be the Process!
When I am fully into the writing process, it will take me somewhere between three and four weeks to complete the first draft. I usually give myself a deadline of four weeks. So the book is done, the hard part is over. WRONGO! You ever see The Grinch with Jim Carrey? Great movie, still my… Continue reading What Happens After the Writing?
When I am working on a project, I work fast. I don’t waste any time and I do not make the excuse that I don’t have time because it is exactly that, an excuse. I work fast. I am getting into a rhythm of busting out a novel in less than a month. I do… Continue reading My Writing Process
Why Start a Blog? For a number of reasons, I believe. I am often attacked by certain questions throughout my day. Why do you write? For whom do you write? Why do you love it so much? What drew you to it? What makes you continue? These questions and so many more are constantly pulsing… Continue reading First Blog Post