When you have a favorite author who makes you feel them feels, you're lucky. If that same author is your friend and you have watched them go from good to great, you're blessed. Jenni is an author who has the ability to convey feelings and an atmosphere with her words which is simply breathtaking. Now,… Continue reading Review: Chasing Happy by Jenni M Rose
How it's gonna be in the final book *squeals with excitement* Prologue 180 years ago The night was quiet, save for the far-away noises carried up the hill by a gust of wind. The man leaned into the sound of the city below, his gut twirling with nervousness that played a merry song by plucking… Continue reading The Soul Reaver Prologue and First Chapter
One thing up front, I love Romance. I need it in the books I read, the ones I write and in real life. I am not one to read contemporary romance though. For me it always has to have a bit of fantasy or paranormal mixed into it (or the other way around). I read… Continue reading Review: One Weekend Away by L. Maree Apps
On making a decision about what to do with your writing. There are so many things to brush up on when you have decided to take matters into your own hands. By this I mean your career, as in writing, as in self-publishing. Obviously you can take quite a few things into your own hands,… Continue reading I wrote a book. Where is the confetti?
Okay. I have searched the interwebz wide and far. You know, as someone who wants to self-publish, you should know what you’re doing, what you can do, what you should do and what you should not do. There are countless blog-posts, vlogs on youtube and tons of books on the issue of self-publishing. The tips… Continue reading Experiment: Online Marketing Without Mailing-List.
Editing. Just the word gives me hives. I hate it. I mean, I wrote a whole goddamned book, just to read it so often that I start despising it and changing it in ways I have never thought about? Yes, because you know what? Writing the book is the easiest part. Finishing your story? Piece… Continue reading Pick Me Up (For people who write)
Okay, so it's Wednesday... *looks around* I'm on friggin time! Yay me! As part of the #WPromptW (Writing Prompt Wednesday) I shall kick my brain into gear and muddle around with today's prompt. I think I'll have fun and I hope you do too:)) Here goes! *** "Not that one, that one," a pipsqueak of… Continue reading #WPromptW On borrowing that Granny
My dear friend and Wattpad bestie Jenni M Rose has invited me to take part in a series of writing prompts. And I thought I'd share it:) Yes, I know it's not Wednesday, but this is my first try so cut me some slack. The prompt from last week was to write down : 'Twenty… Continue reading Writing Prompt Wednesday #WPW
Writing is therapy. Writing is liberation. It is fun, frustration, hard work, discipline, anger and- Holy shit, where the hell did my files go? I just wrote about 3000 words and the computer starts to act out! Those were bloody good 3000 words! *Howls of frustration and hair pulling ensues* At least I think they were.… Continue reading On writing.
Hi. I've been thinking about courtesy, not just in our daily lives, from which it's obviously lacking, but the internet one. Whatever happened to the saying 'if you have nothing nice to say, just shut your yap'? Well... it might not go exactly that way, but you get my drift right? The new rule apparently… Continue reading Thoughts on courtesy