04
NOV
2016

Win an Annotated Copy of Caged in Winter!

A one-of-a-kind annotated copy? THAT’S RIGHT! I know how to party. It’s hard to believe it’s already been two years since Caged in Winter was released into the wild. While I’d had work published prior, this was my print and full length novel debut. It was...
27
AUG
2016

Assignment #4: GMC

Your next assignment goes hand in hand with assignment 3. GMC (goal, motivation, conflict) is another peek at into the mind of your character. It’s also a great reference point to make sure each scene is moving the story forward based on these things. I’m going to be...
26
AUG
2016

Assignment #3: Character Questionnaires

In case you missed the first two assignments I posted last year, you can find them on my blog. Assignment 1 is on beat sheets (super important for everyone, as I’ve yet to have a mentee who didn’t need help in some form with pacing. It’s a very common problem.)...
19
AUG
2016

It’s Almost #PitchWars Decision Time

As we’re nearing the end of #PitchWars, I thought I’d give you all a little peek into my inbox. It’s easy to be on the other side and start to feel defeated or unsure or nervous or unworthy. But I want you to know that you have absolutely no reason to feel that...
14
AUG
2016

Surprise! A New Release Coming 8/20!

A few of you may be aware that I’ve been working on the final novella in the Reluctant Hearts series for a while. Well, surpriiiiiiise! That book is done and can be in your hot little hands in six days. Our Love Unhinged features the couple of the wedding that w...