Random Things

Underwhelmed and Pleasantly Surprised 

My plan for tonight was to discuss my favorite Super Bowl ads. I was going to name them then comment on how they captured my attention. But when some of the best ads were for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, you know it’s going to be hard. Super Bowl L (except the NFL ditched the Roman numerals) was […]

This Week

This Week

I thought I’d give an update and then see how you guys were doing. Remember, It’s only Wednesday. We still have time to make some progress! This week I’ve been writing summaries of every chapter in my book on index cards and pinning them to my corkboard. I’ve been trying to get a better feel […]

Spy

Spy

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Other Stories in this series: Escape The Road Bandit Trader The Third Son Healer Beggars The City Spy Jyn knelt before the magistrate, her head bowed submissively. Nyn’s backside, she hated being made to feel so small. More, she hated leaving Taurin alone so long. What happened after […]

Launch!

Launch!

Toward the end of last year, I hinted about upcoming projects I was going to be unveiling on my website. Well, that time has come! I have officially launched my website and my new author mentoring and editing business. I shared a little bit about my own writing journey, and explained what I can do. […]

You watch Anime?

You watch Anime?

“Manga?” I rolled my eyes. “You’ve got to be kidding me.” Out of all the places we could have been in the bookstore, we’d ended up here? My sister’s eyes widened and she shook her head. “What?” I started to say. “It’s true. Manga is ridiculous.” I stopped when my brother gestured down the aisle. […]

In Memoriam

In Memoriam

I’m not the type of person to be greatly affected by a celebrity’s passing, but Alan Rickman’s death last week was one of them. Last year it was the death of Jonathan Crombie from the Anne of Green Gables movies. Kristen even quoted me in her post as to why. Alan Rickman is one of […]

The City

The City

The Amulet Saga Volume Two: The Traveler Other stories in this series: Escape The Road Bandit Trader The Third Son Healer Beggars The City Rose brushed a strand of sweat-soaked hair from her face. Myrta brushed past her, carrying a tray of tankards. “You’d best get back in the kitchen. If Mistress sees you resting, […]