One Writer's Journey

December 7, 2017

It’s Sneak Peek Week! The last one of 2017. What happened to this year? Last time I looked, it was still February, dang it. A Sea Like Glass is coming along. I’m halfway through a complete rewrite, and I love the changes so far. I had hoped to publish this year, but th...

November 9, 2017

You wake up, check your reviews, and with a dawning sense of horror, you see that dreaded 1-star review. Bam! It hits you in the gut Mohammad Ali style. You refresh the page thinking it’s a mistake, that you’re seeing it wrong. But, no. It doesn’t go away. You read it...

September 14, 2017

Have you ever listened to a real life conversation and then tried to transcribe it into your story only to realize it doesn’t work? You’re left scratching your head and wondering how to write clever, witty, quick conversation. Dialogue is a fantastic tool in the writer...

September 7, 2017

This week I'm excited to reveal the cover for The Riding Hood Files, Book 2 in The Twisted Files series. It is set to be released on November 1st, 2017 so be on the look out for more information.

And here's another peek at the opening chapter:

Rule seven: Don’t mess with...

August 24, 2017

Back to school is almost here at my house. Another week and it’s over. Six glorious days left of no alarms. No bedtimes (not really - bedtime is still enforced) and no wake-up calls. Teachers are back in the classroom, putting the final touch on lessons plans, and maki...

August 10, 2017

You’ve slaved away over it. Bled and cried words on to the blank page. Finally, after months, years, weeks, you’ve typed those glorious words ‘The End.’ Now what? There’s a lot of conflicting advice on what to do once you’ve completed your manuscript. Some of it is com...

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