Quarantine, drafts, and homeschooling

  I hope this post finds all of you well and safe at home during this strange and unsettling time. Where I am located, we are shut down and sheltering in place. From just a few weeks ago from when the first case of COVID-19 showed up, the number of infections has increased rapidly, so … Continue reading Quarantine, drafts, and homeschooling

Character Art for The Elmnas Chronicles!

Between reading, writing, and living, it's been a phenomenally busy summer! I'm still working on that IFA Summer Challenge (with some recommendations coming your way in a post later this week) and working steadily through Fox (up to about 45k now, and still going!) But first- CHARACTER ART! The amazing Danae Keener did character cards for … Continue reading Character Art for The Elmnas Chronicles!

Reading, writing, and writing some more

This summer I gave myself two goals: read more and finish drafting my sequel to The Elmnas Chronicles: Mouse. I have begun tackling the first with the IFA Summer Challenge, which has been oodles of fun. Recently I finished Pursuit of Shadows by JA Andrews and Ranger's Folly by JT Williams. Andrews' second installment of the … Continue reading Reading, writing, and writing some more

Look ma! I’m on Facebook! and other updates from the blog

Hi friends! With some new stuff coming out shortly and other things (hopefully) in the works, it seemed prudent to finally get an author page up on Facebook and start attempting to look legit.   If you like my writing here, you might not hate it in other places! You can like me there or … Continue reading Look ma! I’m on Facebook! and other updates from the blog

Words of wisdom for a Wednesday WIP

One of the more difficult things a writer experiences is a correct view of their work. While I think most of us usually come down on the "I'm trash and everything I've ever written is trash" end of the continuum, sometimes we also lean hard into the "I'm amazing and everything I've written is gold" … Continue reading Words of wisdom for a Wednesday WIP

Let’s go to camp!

Thanks to Holy Week and Easter, my mind has been too occupied for reviews and new reads, but I do have one planned for an oldie (but a goodie) and something new that maybe I didn't like as much. In the mean time, I stumbled across something pretty cool: Camp NaNoWriMo! As you might have guessed, … Continue reading Let’s go to camp!