Reading Slump

You may have noticed I haven't been reading much the past few weeks. I"m in a bit of a slump-having trouble getting into any of the books I"m reading, or seeing them through. It's not that I"m not enjoying them. The written word as written by other people just hasn't been holding my attention. I'm… Continue reading Reading Slump

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Goal Update: February 2017

Send out at least 1 query every week Done! Release The Spider’s Web on Amazon (once rights have been returned) Done! Available in paperback and ebook.We're still working on the release of the short story collection. That will be available some time in March. Reduce the yarn stash by 50% So far this year, I've… Continue reading Goal Update: February 2017


A-Z Book Tag

I pulled this one off of Youtube. If you'd like to do your own version, I'll leave a blank version behind the cut. A. Author you've read the most books from Most books ever? I read a lot of series books growing up, so it's probably a toss up between Carolyn Keene and the Nancy… Continue reading A-Z Book Tag


Goals: Old and New

The goals of 2016: Be active for 30 minutes 5x per week. Maybe this year I will have more success than last year, though so far January has not been promising. Polish 3 manuscripts Pay off 2 debts I have 2 specific debts in mind. I’m almost there; I want to knock them off my… Continue reading Goals: Old and New


July Wrap Up

Holy cow, guys. The past few weeks have just been a blur. I'm not going into all of the details right here and now, but stay tuned because there's going to be a lot of news coming down the pipeline in August! But before we look ahead, let's take a second to glance back, shall… Continue reading July Wrap Up


The Last Unicorn

Anyone remember this movie? I used to love watching it as a kid. If I happened to find it on tv I would drop whatever I was doing to watch it. I didn't realize how trippy it was until one of my college roommates pulled out the VHS, and we all watched it at midnight… Continue reading The Last Unicorn


New Obsession: Cat Winters

Okay, so it sounds a little creepy to say it like that. But seriously, I am now obsessed with her books. I've read two in the last month and just bought a third. I reviewed The Cure for Dreaming in April, and just finished The Uninvited last week. The Uninvited was actually the first of… Continue reading New Obsession: Cat Winters


Pass, Fail, Promise: Spring 2016 Edition

Pass: The Cure for Dreaming by Cat Winters This was the first Cat Winters book I've ever read, but purely by happenstance I wound up with several of her books on my list. The Cure for Dreaming is my first attempt at tackling that list, and I would like to proclaim it a rousing success.… Continue reading Pass, Fail, Promise: Spring 2016 Edition


March Wrap Up

Goal progress March has been rough for me. I think it has been for a lot of people. Whatever luck of the Irish March is supposed to bring seems to have gotten lost in transit this year. I'm still trying, though. Be active for 30 minutes 5x per week. I'm doing okay-ish with this. Usually… Continue reading March Wrap Up

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February Wrap Up

Be active for 30 minutes 5x per week. Let's not talk about this one. I've been sick on and off since December, both mentally and physically, and the weather hasn't helped. Doing better this week, though. Polish 3 manuscripts Thank you to everyone who offered congratulations on my upcoming publication (May 4, in case you… Continue reading February Wrap Up