books, writing

20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Evie Cappelli Series

1. The Spider's Web went through at least ten distinct drafts prior to the one submitted and published by Torquere, and at least three different titles. 2. Due to the number of drafts, The Spider's Web took 7 years to write. 3. The subsequent books were each written in less than six months. 4. Izzy… Continue reading 20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Evie Cappelli Series


In Defense of Mushrooms is out now, plus Q&A

Ever wondered about Izzy's past or the other member of the Cappelli clan? Well, here's your chance to get the answers you seek--and it's even a week early. That's right. In Defense of Mushroom was originally slated to release next week, but it's out now, available from Torquere, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, and a whole… Continue reading In Defense of Mushrooms is out now, plus Q&A


Meet the Cast: Izzy

Name: Isabella Maria Roberta Cappelli ● Goes by: Izzy ● Height: 5’ 1” ● Zodiac: Sagittarius ● Occupation: Writer ● Age: 32          


The Spider’s Web: Now in Paperback!

...Well, not quite yet. Remember, the book comes out on May 4 (pre-order link is here!) but you will now have the option of choosing either e-book or dead tree versions!* FAQ: What formats will be available? E-book (compatible with all major devices: iPad, Kindle, Nook, etc), and trade paperback Can I pre-order through Amazon?… Continue reading The Spider’s Web: Now in Paperback!


Changing Scenery

In June, it will be nine years. Nine years since I stepped off a plane in Montreal Pierre Elliot Trudeau airport to start one of the most exhilarating events of my life. Nine years since I first put pen to paper, and brought Evie Cappelli to life. I was twenty, and it was the summer… Continue reading Changing Scenery


Meet the Cast: Micha

Name: Micha ● Favorite color: Green ● Height: 5’9” ● Status: Spirit ● Age: Undetermined


Meet the Cast: Evie

I want to introduce you to some of the characters you'll meet in The Spider's Web, starting with our lead, Evie: Full name: Genevra Lucrezia Maria Sophia Cappelli ● Goes by: Evie ● Height: 5’7”● Zodiac: Cancer ● Occupation: Bookstore clerk ● Age: 18 Consider these glimpses into characters your teaser trailer for the book!… Continue reading Meet the Cast: Evie


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


Drumroll, please!

Dun dun dun! I have been waiting (im)patiently for WEEKS to show you guys my cover art, and I just got the final last night. You guys are the first people to see it (well, other than my two closest friends, because a girl needs someone to squee with when her first book is coming… Continue reading Drumroll, please!