Remember how I said I post an announcement when The Desiccated - Part 1 was available for sale? This is it! The Desiccated - Part 1 is slowly becoming available in ebook and paperback EVERYWHERE. To find out exactly where you can check this page. (I'm updating it as it becomes available on different platforms so be sure to check back often.) If you're unsure whether The Desiccated - Part 1 is your kind of read, the good news is you can get the ebook for only ninety-nine cents. Are you convinced yet? No? Well, you can always look at the free sample, too.
This past weekend I attended Once Upon a Book Author Signing in Frankenmuth, MI. It was my very first book signing as an author, and while I was extrememly nervous, I can honestly say that it was the best experience I've ever had! Read on for details about how my weekend went...
If you’ve been following me for a while, you know that my project for the last four years has been a book called The Desiccated. I think it’s the type of story that defies genre because it has elements of paranormal, sci-fi and contemporary. It hasn’t been easy to write, but I believe in the … Continue reading Why I Decided to Publish The Desiccated in Parts
Welcome to the first Reading After Dark of 2015! When I picked up Night Owls at a local independent bookstore I was excited. A paranormal with a bookstore/bookseller element that is set in a collegiate atmosphere? I wasn't sure what to expect, but it seemed promising.
The Haunting Season By Michelle Muto Siler House has stood silent beneath Savannah’s moss-draped oaks for decades. Notoriously haunted, it has remained empty until college-bound Jess Perry and three of her peers gather to take part in a month-long study on the paranormal. Able to talk to ghosts, Jess quickly bonds with her fellow test … Continue reading Reading After Dark: The Haunting Season
Crane (The Legends Saga) By Stacey Rourke The Horseman is unending, his presence shan’t lessen. If you break the curse, you become the legend. Washington Irving and Rip Van Winkle had no choice but to cover up the deadly truth behind Ichabod Crane’s disappearance. Centuries later, a Crane returns to Sleepy Hollow awakening macabre secrets … Continue reading Reading After Dark: Crane (The Legends Saga)
I'm a writer but I am also a reader. Sometimes there are great books that you can't seem to put down: you recommend them to your friends, you write reviews, and maybe even follow the author on social media. Reading After Dark will be a blogging feature on the books and series that I read and fall in … Continue reading Reading After Dark: The Gardella Vampire Hunters
Hello everyone! Last night I did something slightly impulsive. I put together an unofficial blurb for The Desiccated and then (along with the cover) I put it up on Goodreads. I think that the best way to get people interested in reading it is to start talking about it more. I've been working on the draft … Continue reading The Desiccated – Updates
If you're on Twitter, you may have noticed this hashtag popping up everywhere: #WeNeedDiverseBooks. If you're anything like me you probably thought something along the lines of well, duh, and clicked it to see what it was about. The We Need Diverse Books Campaign has steadily started to take over in their three day call to action and I don't think it will … Continue reading Demanding Diversity In Literature
March is here and I'm feeling very introspective. I think my favorite way to describe myself is a work in progress. I am an imperfect human being. I don't always say or do the right thing, the best thing or the smart thing, even though I am always striving to achieve this illusion of perfection. Someone who can … Continue reading Five Ways Writing Heals