2018 Camp NaNoWriMo

July Writing: Camp NaNoWriMo Goal Change

With Phi Alpha Pi done and Missing Auggie being edited, I thought about what I want to do with the next project: Woodhouse Yarn and Cafe. This modernization of Emma is still in the beginning phase as the other projects became my priority. Now I’m able to focus, pick up where I left off andRead more

Phi Alpha Pi Bonus Content – The Paris Tour

In 2009 Emily (you know, one of the women Phi Alpha Pi was dedicated to) and I went to Paris for 2 days.  She was living in Germany for a few years since her husband was stationed there.  She had used the opportunity to see Europe and I used my need to see Europe as anRead more

Merchandise

Phi Alpha Pi & Modern Persuasion Merchandise!

You might not know this (but you probably do), I opened a small merchandise store a few months ago.  There are a bunch of products there for all the books in the 21st Century Austen series!  You can start buying items now! Nearly all the items in the big blog tour prize pack were fromRead more

From Pantser to Plotter

When I started National Novel Writing Month, there wasn’t much I understood about my writing process. It took me years to understand there are various types of authors out there, but most can categorize themselves as a pantser or a plotter.  What is the difference? What do these words even mean? What am I? I’mRead more

Blog News

May Monthly Review – What A Difference A Year Makes

May, as I expected was a crazy month. I started outlining this entry as I sat looking at my writer’s bible, trying to decide what I needed to do next. I looked at each task, checked off on my to-do list, and realized it was time to focus on Kraulaak and Missing Auggie. So, here’sRead more

Phi Alpha Pi Is Officially Released!

Happy Phi Alpha Pi Release Day! At this moment you can buy and leave your reviews of Phi Alpha Pi!  The paperback is $10.50 and the ebook is $0.99 (the cost of Modern Persuasion’s ebook was also reduced). It’s available from all major online retailers.  Here are your various links (some might change as paperbackRead more

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi: Meet… Phi Alpha Pi

Here we are, at the final profile for Phi Alpha Pi. It’s weird, but I’m going to introduce you to the sorority at the heart of Phi Alpha Pi. Some of these details will be about sororities in general, so you can understand some of the culture around these organizations. Other information will be aboutRead more

Sara as a Publisher

I Made My Own Book Trailer!

It’s been a few weeks since the Phi Alpha Pi cover reveal and I wanted to share my experience making my own book trailer. Since the cover reveal, I’ve also made one for the first anniversary of Modern Persuasion.  Both trailers are at the end of this post.  Here’s what happened, what I’ve been learning,Read more

Phi Alpha Pi Blog Tour: Day 2

It’s day two of the Phi Alpha Pi blog tour!  Here are the blogs I stopped at today: Diary of an Eccentric: Anne was part of the Modern Persuasion blog tour last year and I’m so happy she wanted to do another one. I did a guest post there about the inspiration of Phi AlphaRead more

Phi Alpha Pi Blog Tour: Day One

Today is day one of the Phi Alpha Pi blog tour.  Thanks to the three bloggers who participated today and to Lola of Lola’s Blog Tours who did all the heavy lifting to organize it. Here are the three blogs!  Please visit them and show some love. Paulette’s Papers – Posted an excerpt and a short interviewRead more