Very late book anniversary

Thank goodness I’m not as bad at remembering my wedding anniversary as I am with my…

A writing update

I haven’t provided an update on my writing progress since my 2021 NaNoWriMo recap, so it’s…

Thoughts on Brandon Sanderson’s Kickstarter

  One of the topics receiving attention in the author community this week is Brandon Sanderson’s…

Are fantasy movies/shows better than the books they’re based on?

  Image courtesy of IMDB   It’s often said that books are better than their film…

1,000 books and counting

  I didn’t notice this until today, but I’ve logged over 1,000 books on Goodreads!  Depending…

Favorite reads of 2021

Happy New Year, everyone! It’s time to share my top ten favorite reads of 2021.  As…

NaNoWriMo 2021 recap

Another NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is behind us. I started this year’s NaNoWriMo with the…

NaNoWriMo 2021

It’s that time of year again when writers around the world try to kick their monthly…

Hopeless is on sale for Halloween

The title pretty much explains it all. From now until Halloween, my YA zombie novel, Hopeless,…

A 2021 writing update

  First of all, thank you to everyone who supported my latest release, Hopeless! I hope…

Walking: Good for your body and good for your writing

Thanks to the pandemic, I couldn’t go to the gym from March to November last year,…

How I read 100 books in a year

I call myself an avid reader and writer, but truthfully, I spend a lot more time…

Release announcement: Hopeless

I’m proud to announce the release of my latest novel, Hopeless! If you’re a fan of…

Returning to normal?

It’s been a difficult past fourteen months for everyone, no matter where you live. Who knew…

Cover reveal: Hopeless

It’s been almost three years since I published my last book, so I’m very happy to…

The Type of Monster Matters?

Some of my favorite books have featured monsters. By that, I don’t mean serial killers (which…

A writing update (Feb 2021)

It’s been a while since I gave an update on my writing progress. The last time…

Goodreads Choice Awards Reading Challenge

Every year, I try to come up with a reading challenge that I hope I will…

Favorite reads of 2020

Happy New Year, and good riddance to 2020! 🙂 Before we say goodbye to 2020 for…

2020 holiday sale

2020 has been a dreadful year, but what better way to end it than with a…

NaNoWriMo 2020 recap

After taking a year off from the challenge, I participated in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)…

NaNoWriMo 2020

It’s November, which means National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is upon us again! After skipping NaNoWriMo…

The Stand

While rearranging my bookshelves one day in an attempt to create more space for books (a…

First person present tense

There used to be a time when I would only read stories written in the third…

I miss being around physical books

  It’s been over five months since I’ve last visited a library or been inside a…