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

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

Blog News

March in Review

Just when I thought I got through the toughest part of winter (February), Mother Nature asks us to hold her beer and delivers a bunch of blizzards. For me, this means snow days and being at home. I can be either super productive or incredibly lazy on snow days, especially when it turns into TWORead more

Modern Persuasion 2.0

Modern Persuasion Gets a New Cover!

Last Thursday I got a message that gave me an opportunity I couldn’t say no to.  Read bellow to hear about how Modern Persuasion got a new cover and to see it! The Original Cover OK, only some of you know this story.  The original cover of Modern Persuasion was designed in one week.  MyRead more

Modern Persuasion - Free In April 2018

Modern Persuasion: Birthday Celebration

It has been nearly a year since Modern Persuasion came out.  It’s been such a whirlwind of a year, but it’s time to move on to Phi Alpha Pi and the books coming after it.  To celebrate the first birthday of my first book, I’m letting anyone download the ebook for free in the monthRead more

Blog News

February In Review

This is the last blog post in the shortest month of the year. I’m going to try something new on this blog, as it really begins to focus on my writing and publishing. At the end of each month, I’m going to share what’s been going on with writing and production of books. What hasRead more

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi: Meet Layla

As we move forward in our character profiles, we are going to be introduced to a few new characters. Since the core family of the original is not a biological family in Phi Alpha Pi, this allowed me the chance to explore what type of family Lizbeth would have. For the next few profiles, weRead more

Not A Book Tour

Not A Book Tour: Miami

I had a lot of reasons to be in Miami this past October.  While my trip to Vermont had almost no relation to writing (unless I write a story about driving through Vermont), my trip to Miami was full of writing related activities. The main reason I went to Miami when I did was toRead more

Modern Persuasion - Feature Image

Coming Before 2018: Audiobook and A Little More…

I am super excited about this.  It has been nearly 6 months since Modern Persuasion was released and it has been a whirlwind of activity.  I have learned so much about publishing in this time.  Surprisingly, I have learned a lot about me as well… like that I’m not great at face-to-face marketing.  There isRead more

Modern Persuasion - Feature Image

Not A Blog Tour: The Rotary Club in Lowell

It’s always fascinating to see the web of my world come to life.  Yes, I didn’t grow up in Massachusetts, but my mother did and my parents lived here for quite a while before we moved to Miami.  Even now, after 15 years, I have connections where I least expect it.  One of those connectionsRead more