Books

The Subjective Life of Writing

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As my next book is about to begin promotion, I thought I’d reflect a little on the journey so far. I’m sure that those of you who aren’t writers will think: what does this have to do with me? Well, in life all roads usually diverge at some point, so hear me out. Maybe you’ll […]

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FALL WITH ME—THE LITTLE BOOK THAT ALMOST WASN’T

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For some of you visiting my page, you’re probably wondering—why haven’t you posted anything about your new book. Good question. And one I hope to answer without some long, drawn-out explanation. All right, who am I kidding? I’m the queen of long, drawn-out explanations. But I’ll try to keep this one as brief as possible. […]

Inspiration

Striving for Authenticity

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Until recently, I’ve never had writers block. I was one of those lucky souls, sailing from word to word without a care. Probably because I didn’t have many worries. Then a series of events happened in my life, turning my world upside down. And a funny thing happened. I wrote a bad first draft. Hemingway […]

Inspiration

Build YOUR Story — Not Someone Else’s

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  Recently, there’s been a lot of debate out there about what it takes to craft a quality book. An un-put-down-able story that takes your readers on a journey. Hey, nobody is asking my opinion, but I’m going to share it anyway. I write fiction. Romance. More specifically, in the series I’m working on now—rockstar […]

Inspiration

Balance is the Goal — And the Reward

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I’m a neat freak. I’d venture to say, my family probably thinks I have a fixation. Or they used to. Up until a year ago, I performed a little ritual every Friday. I’d haul my ass out of bed, gather all my supplies, and clean my house from top to bottom. For hours. Drawers were […]

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The Business of Writing

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I’ve thought a lot about what it means to be an author lately. I’ve never been totally comfortable with the title. I’ve preferred to label myself a “chick that writes,” as opposed to a writer, or, heaven forbid, an author. This infuriates my editor to no end, by the way. She is a teacher of […]