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

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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

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi: Meet Chris

There is one more character from the original book: Colonel Fitzwilliam. I didn’t forget him, but he has a specific purpose in the story. He is there to show specific elements of what Mr. Darcy is like when he’s not with Elizabeth. He’s not too different in Phi Alpha Pi and you won’t spend aRead more

Phi Alpha Pi Ebook on Pre-Sale Now!

It’s been a week since the reveal of the Phi Alpha Pi cover! The whirlwind of activity continues as we get closer and closer to the release day on May 28th. Things will be going up each week and once the blog tour starts I will be sharing the posts and showing expanded versions ofRead more

Phi Alpha Pi Book Cover!

Yesterday was a crazy day! I was meeting the bloggers who were part of the cover reveal, making sure the cover was up on all the sale points, and getting the book ready for publishing in a month. Then, of course, there was work and hanging out with Cedric! Here is your chance to seeRead more