I hit 43K today! I would just like to start by saying I started this novel on August 4th and since then I've written 43.3K and that's insane. I finished the first version of the first draft and am working on polishing up the second version. It's currently 167 pages and 43,249 words. I can't wait … Continue reading Writing Update 8/23/17
Because I promised, here's a long excerpt from THE DAUGHTER OF CERRIDWEN, my newest project, a high fantasy novel inspired by Celtic and Welsh mythology. I like to explain it as SABRIEL meets THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES. I'm so excited to share a little more of this book with you and hope you love it just … Continue reading Excerpt from ‘The Daughter of Cerridwen’
I'm here to give you the title to the sequel to THE DAUGHTER OF CERRIDWEN! I've been sitting on this title for such a long time and am so excited to share it with you. I came up with the title for book 2 long before book 1 and just love it so much. This … Continue reading Book #2 Title Reveal!
I haven't done a writing update since mid July, when I was knee deep in Camp NaNo. I only set myself a goal of 12K, getting to nearly 20K by the end of the month. I've pushed that project aside, which was sort of a Beauty and The Beast meets Hades and Persephone retelling. Now, … Continue reading Writing Update 8-7-17
I am currently 17K into my newest project, on track to finish the first draft before the end of the year. My ultimate plan is to self publish the novel, beginning to query it after extensive revisions. I want to give people a chance to read it before being published traditionally, so I will also be … Continue reading My plans for TDOC
Hello everybody! I had the honor of interviewing author of The Lone City series, Amy Ewing, recently. I'm a huge fan of Amy's and can't wait to read what she releases next. I hope all of you enjoy reading the answers as I had dreaming them up! Tell us a little about The Lone … Continue reading Interview with Amy Ewing
The list for YallFest 2017 was released today and I couldn't be more excited. Some are authors I'll be meeting for the second time, like Alexandra Bracken, Laini Taylor, or Leigh Bardugo. Others I'll be meeting for the first time, like Cassandra Clare, Sabaa Tahir, or Marie Rutkoski. November 10th couldn't come soon enough! Here's … Continue reading YallFest 2017