Today I'm participating in the AIRILY Cover Reveal Tour! Airily is an upcoming middle grade fantasy story written by Shay Emms, being published by Filles Vertes Publishing. I was intrigued as soon as I read that it features bird fairies and magic! About the story: Rule #1 Never get caught. Rule #2 Never be seen.… Continue reading Cover Reveal: Airily by Shay Emms
Wow. It's been a long time since I posted anything here! I have still been very active with reading and writing, and maybe that's why I haven't come up with blog posts for a year or so! Here are some of the books I've read so far in 2019: You can click here or above to… Continue reading Hello again, website
BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for R.J. Garcia's young adult mystery, Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced. The tour will run June 11 - July 2, 2018. About the Book Title: Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced Author: R.J. Garcia Genre: Young Adult Mystery Number of Pages: 326 Publisher: The Parliament House Publication… Continue reading Nocturnal Meetings of the Misplaced by R.J. Garcia Review + Gift Card Giveaway
BeachBoundBooks is pleased to be coordinating a Blog Tour for the children's picture book written by Patty Costello and illustrated by Diane Cojocaru, Catalina and the King's Wall. The tour will run from May 3 - May 31, 2018. About the Book Title: Catalina and the King's Wall Author: Patricia Costello Illustrated by: Diane Cojocaru… Continue reading Catalina and the King’s Wall: Blog Tour, Review & Giftcard Giveaway!
I read an excellent thread on twitter here by literary agent Naomi Davis, about setting goals, but in a way that doesn’t set you up for failure. I’m keeping it in mind as I list some goals for 2018. Continue querying my first manuscript. Whether I get an agent this year or not, I’m just going… Continue reading 2018 Goals
I think I'm getting better at snatching moments. I'm a stay at home mom, and that may elicit different reactions from different people. I enjoy what I do, which involves the “work” of keeping up with my sons’ school lives and events and meetups. I don't always cook homemade meals, and the house is rarely… Continue reading Snatching Moments | Writer’s Life
Hello! For part two of this topic, I'm going to focus on writing and motivation. While you're querying, keep writing! Do you have any other story ideas up your sleeve? I feel like I have too many story ideas now. That's not the case for every writer. You might be in a slump, or still… Continue reading Things to Do While Querying Your Novel: Part 2