Books, Secret Need

Secret Need Excerpt

Hey all, The closer we get to Secret Need's release date, the more excited I get! It's also getting harder not to share Liz's story with you. So, as a compromise to myself, I've decided to share a little excerpt of Secret Need with you. I hope it whets your appetite. Remember, Secret Need release… Continue reading Secret Need Excerpt


Pinning Inspiration

I took another big step this week towards my book becoming a reality and hired a cover artist! I plan on talking a little more about who I went with in a later post. They said it will take at least two weeks before they'll have anything to show me, so I figure I'll wait… Continue reading Pinning Inspiration

Editing, Writing

Master of the Universe

Over the weekend I was busy making another pass through the second half of my book. I noticed that my editor was marking the same few mistakes consistently and wanted to clean them up before submitting the last half to her. As I was reading through the chapters, I realized I still wasn't satisfied with a… Continue reading Master of the Universe

Author, Writing

Blurb’s the Word

While I'm waiting for my first draft to come back from the editor, I've been trying to keep myself busy by focusing on the various other aspects I know I'm going to need to have done before I publish. This includes writing the blurb that I'll have posted on my book's product page. I also… Continue reading Blurb’s the Word

Author, Books, Creativity, Life, Reading, Writing

So Much More Than Writing a Book

During the year I was saving money to quit my job and make the leap towards becoming an author, I did a lot of research. I read articles upon articles, endless blog posts, and I got in touch with some of my favorite authors and asked them for advice. Overall, I tried to be as… Continue reading So Much More Than Writing a Book

Adventure, Author, Books, Creativity, Life, Reading, Stories, Writing

A New Adventure

I feel like I should start off with a little introduction post of sorts and explain how I find myself in the middle of one of the biggest adventures of my life. Up until last year I was a stockbroker. Growing up as a child, I never thought I'd be able to say I was a… Continue reading A New Adventure