My point with this long and rambling blog is: that inspiration for settings, whether you are building a new world or placing characters in ours, is right in front of you. If you need a huge waterfall, or a mountain with a lake below it, or even an alien landscape everything you need is just a picture away. … More Inspiration
About a month ago I did something I never thought I’d have the courage to do. I sent my novel For Their Sins into a publisher. So here’s where things get interesting. This past Saturday at well past 1 am I checked my email just before bed and saw an email from said publisher. … More Leap of Faith
This is sound advice from a new Indie Author Ashley Hodge that applies across genres. I think we’ve all learned a little something along the way and its important to share that with other authors. Watch for a review on Ashley’s book Damaged Hearts on my blog coming soon. Source: The Best Advice I Have … More The Best Advice I Have Ever Been Given
My point with this rather unusual blog is to remind you that its ok to take a break. Disappearing from social media for a week probably wasn’t my best idea but its what I needed. My head is clear now and the ideas are flowing. … More Gimme A Break
Post book launch my To Do list never ends. I never seem to have enough time to do anything. I have books to read, novels blogs and short stories to write, my novels to promote and get reviewed etc. Added to that are my typical wifely and motherly duties. … More The Dreaded To Do List
Review requests may seem like a tedious and pointless exercise but they are essential to getting reviews. Let me explain why. … More The Importance of Proper Review Requests from a Reviewers Perspective.