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Queen of Storms Update & Recent Reading

Writing Update Whew! The first draft of Queen of Storms is done and off to my wonderful beta readers. Yay! This one took a bit longer to write and (especially) edit than I anticipated. A lot happens in this book, … Continue reading

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Ursula K. Le Guin, 1929-2018

When I was 13, a friend gave me the Earthsea trilogy for my birthday. There are some books you remember as turning points in your career as a reader, and the entire trilogy, but especially  A Wizard of Earthsea and The Tombs of … Continue reading

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Goals for 2018

Happy New Year! I hope your celebrations were festive and you’re ready to tackle 2018. I don’t exactly make New Year’s resolutions, but I do like to set myself goals at the turning of the year. I also try to … Continue reading

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End of Year Round Up, 2017

As the year draws to a close, I’m making plans for 2018 and looking back at what I accomplished with 2017. I’ve started keeping a diary/journal/organizer where I write down my goals and try to organize my time so I can … Continue reading

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NaNo!

I have been typing away furiously on Queen of Storms. I’m not technically doing NaNoWriMo “right,” because I had a significant chunk of Queen of Storms written already, but I wanted to ride on the collective creative power of all … Continue reading

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Goodreads giveaways!

Quick post to note that there is a Goodreads giveaway for Strangehold ending Oct 1, so if you’re looking for a print copy, now is a great time to put your name in. And there’s a Goodreads giveaway for Sorrow’s … Continue reading

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WorldCon 75

Back in August, I went to my first WorldCon, WC 75. I traveled with my mom and my sister. We went to Amsterdam and Stockholm before taking an overnight cruise to Helsinki and WorldCon. It was a fantastic trip. WorldCon … Continue reading

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Peavine Falls

Over Labor Day weekend, my family and I went to Oak Mountain State Park, which is a beautiful park only about a half hour away from us. It’s got canoeing and horseback riding and swimming and probably a bunch of … Continue reading

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Sorrow’s Son Release Day and Strangehold sale!

It’s here! Sorrow’s Son is live on Amazon. I’m really excited for the book to be live and hope you enjoy it if you check it out. It’s a little longer than book one; Strangehold was about 45,000 words, and … Continue reading

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Sorrow’s Son release date: Sept. 15

Quick post to note that Sorrow’s Son is coming out Sept. 15th, and is available for preorder here. Whew! Very excited to have the release date set. You can read more about the book and read an excerpt here. Also, … Continue reading

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