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Day in the Life of an Author: Summertime

*currently playing in my ears: Growing up Londinium by Daniel Pemberton * currently reading: a friend’s fantasy manuscript because my life is pretty great* (Above right: what most see Above left: what writers see) My family and I drove a … Continue reading

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The First Chapter

currently playing on my laptop: Under the Water by Aurora Curious about the book I released yesterday? It’s a book for people who love everything from Sabaa Tahir’s historical-ish settings and action, to the jokey, ensemble feel of the fabulously … Continue reading

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Day in the Life of a Hybrid Author

currently playing on my phone: Compass by Zella Day I thought I’d share what I’m up to today as a hybrid author! It’s a wild, busy ride, let me tell you. Today I: Wrote a scene for the Sci Fi … Continue reading

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Why I Plan to be a Hybrid Author

currently playing on my laptop: Lose Yourself by Eminem As an active member of the SCBWI Midsouth crew (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators), I have long been deeply entrenched in the traditional side of publishing. For those not … Continue reading

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Day in the Scary Life of an Author

currently playing on my laptop: Winter Bird by Aurora If you’re a writer, does your day look like mine? If you aren’t, is this what you expected? My Sunday went like so: *wake up from crazy-clear dream about new book … Continue reading

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InstaLove Exists

currently playing on my laptop: You Should Know Where I’m Coming From by Banks You know the term Insta-Love or maybe instalove. It’s when two characters see one another and either immediately or pretty shortly thereafter fall completely in loooovvveee. … Continue reading

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Writing Tips: Action Scenes Part II

currently playing on my laptop: Warrior by Aurora Good Saturday, writers! Here is another Writing Tips video for you. This week, I’m on location at my family’s martial arts’ studio and I’ll show you a couple of moves for your … Continue reading

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