After my mad sprint to complete Secret Gifts, you may have noticed that I haven't been posting very much about my writing. That's because I've decided I need to go back to basics and strengthen my plotting skills. NaNoWriMo was such a good reminder that I can write quickly when I don't resent the characters… Continue reading Continuing Education
On February 1st, twenty-three popular authors including NY Times and USA Today bestselling authors, unveils the ROMANCE GEMS, a wonderful new group blog where the focus is on Readers. Each of us will have an assigned day to blog. You can catch my posts on the tenth of every month. Looking for conversations about Life, Love, Books,… Continue reading Meet the Romance Gems – Enter to win a FREE Kindle Fire!
The 25th annual 2019 NECRWA Conference will be held this April in Burlington, MA and there are only two more days to register with the early-bird price. If you're a romance author, you should definitely check out this conference (especially if you're in the New England area.) Workshops specifically geared towards romance authors include: how… Continue reading 2019 NECRWA Conference – Early-bird Registration
I'm pleased to say I've joined a new author group called Romance Gems. It's a talented collection of romance authors writing in a variety of romantic sub-genres. I'm looking forward to learning and sharing my journey with them. I'll be writing a blog post for them once a month. For now, check out my introduction… Continue reading Romance Gems
Hey all! I've dropped a few hints on social media that I was working on a holiday novella for NaNoWriMo which is set within the Harper Sisters universe. Secret Gifts follows Jackie and Tom, who are two side characters you may remember from the first book. This picks up a little over one year… Continue reading Secret Gifts (A Holiday Novella)
This is what the graph of a procrastinator looks like. Use this as a cautionary tale and don't do NaNoWriMo like this, kids. Trust me. By the end my wrist hurt and my brain was absolute mush. On the last day of November, I wrote for nearly fourteen hours straight and produced 14,921 words. In… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2018 Recap
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We may only be halfway through Summer, but this season has already been filled with some fun author events that I wanted to share. This past Saturday, I participated in the Summer Romance Author Festival at the Barnes and Noble in Framingham, MA. It was my first time signing or selling at a Barnes and… Continue reading An Eventful Summer
Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending the "Let Your Imagination Take Flight" conference held by the New England Chapter of Romance Writers of America. It was the first conference I've ever attended, either as an author or as a reader, and it was AWESOME! I'll admit, I was nervous. Mainly because there were… Continue reading Popping My Conference Cherry