Life, Health, Getting Fit

Life, Health, Getting Fit

I feel like I don’t talk much about my personal life, and that’s probably because I am at heart an introvert and a private person, so baring my soul online doesn’t really come naturally to me. I know I shared with you all some of my health issues...
Real Talk – Editing Advice From an Editor

Real Talk – Editing Advice From an Editor

Note: I shared this in the very popular 20Booksto50k author group back in 2019, and a lot of authors found it useful. I’m also sharing it here because these same issues keep coming up when I talk to authors or potential clients who have had bad editing...

New Orleans Writer’s Retreat

Fancy dinner – I am on the far right in the very colorful dress! Also pictured from left are: Lucy Tempest, Jasmine Walt, and Lucy Smoke.A haunted cathedralAn absinthe bar in pirate alleyA haunted building where a wife chained up her husband’s mistress and...
Libraries, e-access, and ebooks

Libraries, e-access, and ebooks

Hi everyone! I know things are scary right now, and many people may be losing jobs, temporarily without pay, or just struggling with boredom in quarantine. There have been a lot of discussions in author circles lately about free books, both marking them down to free...
A new decade

A new decade

A lot of people are doing end-of-decade recaps. The 10’s were pretty big for me. I finished my degrees, changed jobs multiple times until landing on my current job, which I love, and started my career as an author. We lost our old dog, Zoey, the best dog to ever...