State of the Words Address

It’s been far too long since I updated the blog (a year, oops!) so I thought I’d throw out an update on where the books stand. FIRESTARTER is nearing the finish line slowly but surely. Never in my wildest dreams did I think it would take this long to write. I wrote almost the entirety of CHANGELING in a month.…

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Inspiration Everywhere

One of the best things about writing a book as entrenched in nature as CHANGELING is, is that inspiration can be found literally everywhere. For example, I was looking for attractions to visit in my new city on the Atlas Obscura webpage and stumbled across this article on holloways. How cool is that? These are definitely making their way into…

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Quotes To Write By

I love quotes. The truly immortal ones distill truths to their essence and say them in such a way as to help us remember. Every time I’ve started a book, I’ve been lucky enough to stumble upon a quote that just fits so, so well with the theme I’m going for. Remembering these quotes often helps me when I feel…

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5 Month Post-Release Update

Wow! I can’t believe it’s been FIVE WHOLE MONTHS since Changeling was released out into the wild. It’s been kind of amazing seeing what my precious baby can do. Releasing a teen book is sooooo different from releasing an adult novel. Marketing is totally different, keywords and SEO and all that jazz are night and day, I’ve even found the…

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Happy Book Birthday!

admin / December 15, 2015

Happy book birthday to me, happy book birthday to me, happy book birthday dear Leigh, happy book birthday to me! Today marks the release of my second book, CHANGELING. It’s the first in a young adult series about fairies, war, and growing up too fast. It’s already been touted as one of the most exciting fantasy releases this month! Add…

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