The Remarkable Story Behind ‘White Wolf & the Ash Princess’

And it's that time again to participate in another blog tour. Yeah! I never get tired of being part of introducing a brand new book to the world. It's so fun to see the unlimited creativity that's out there, and this book by Tammy Lash is no exception. Even more extraordinary, however, is the story …

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Cover Reveal of ‘Alara’s Call’

It's time again to reveal the cover of a soon-to-be-published book! This one is a fantasy...um...my favourite...by Kristen Stieffel titled Alara's Call.  Here it is in all its gorgeousness: Love the dress, love the hair, love the opulent background! What could this amazing looking book be about? Well, I'm glad you asked because I've got …

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16 Breathtaking Reasons to Love ‘Ending Fear’

I'm thrilled to kick off the blog tour for fellow speculative author, Deanna Fugett. Her debut YA dystopian, Ending Fear, is finally here! I remember critiquing her story on the main ACFW critique group years ago, Scribes, and in just a few short days, I get to hold a beautiful copy in my hands. Until …

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My Flash Fiction Story is Published!

A few months ago, I entered a fantasy flash fiction story called The Stone Veil to Splickety Publishing, hoping to final in their mythical mash-up short fiction contest. My story was selected (yay!) and then came the nail-biting wait for publication. That wait is over. You can find the July issue of HAVOK at magcloud or on …

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5 Successful Strategies to Soothe the Sting of Rejection

I'm blogging over at Quills & Inkblotts today about how to turn around those awful feelings that come over us when we're rejected. Here's a sneak peek: Let’s face it. Rejection sucks. No one ever likes to hear, “nope, sorry, your manuscript/project/idea/fill-in-the-blank just isn’t good enough.” But, unless you’re living somewhere on a deserted island, …

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What Happens When a Sneaky Snek Takes Over My Blog? Coiled Blog Tour #9

It started innocently enough. I volunteered to be part of H.L. Burke's Coiled Blog Tour. I love celebrating new books, and one that's a retelling of the Eros and Psyche myth caught my attention. Then I got the email. Would I be interested in a guest post? Well, sure! Why not? Little did I know …

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A girl with an umbrella wants to be authentic in this blog post by Jebraun Clifford

How to Stay Authentic in a Counterfeit World

Guest blogging over at International Christian Fiction Writers this morning, but here's a sneak peak... There’s something attractive about authenticity. People crave the real thing. Being real is engaging. Being real is endearing. Being real is essential. But at the same time, another force exists. Working against authenticity, against real, is another concept. Imitation. I …

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