17
APR
2017

Daddy’s Best Friend Cover Reveal

If you’ve been following me anywhere on social media, you’ve no doubt see me tease about a project I’ve been working on with my writing bestie, Ellis Leigh. We are launching a brand new pen name on May 2nd, and today is the cover reveal for our debut...
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...