NaNoWriMo 2017

NaNoWriMo: When All Your Plans Change

I think most people who have heard me talk or read this blog long enough to get to know me know I’m very goal oriented.  A friend, who has since passed away, often complained that I was so goal oriented that I rarely stopped to enjoy my success before I was on to the nextRead more

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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

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I Promised You All A Short Story

A few weeks ago, before I knew how quickly it could happen, I promised everyone that, if I got 100 people to add Modern Persuasion to their GoodReads TBR list, I’d release a pair of short stories I wrote for Modern Persuasion. Well, thanks primarily to running a giveaway on GoodReads, it happened this pastRead more

Help Share Modern Persuasion!

Help Share Modern Persuasion!

What an amazing first week it has been for Modern Persuasion.  Reviews are so positive and encouraging.  My trip to New York was amazing and there is so much to share!  There is still so much to do to help new readers discover Modern Persuasion.  Here is how you can help! Write an Honest ReviewRead more

Mill Pages Volume 1 On Sale Now

After years of participating in National Novel Writing Month, a few of us started a small writing group: Mill Pages.  That group has grown over the years and we have been publishing our short stories, poetry, and art work through a few different things.  We put a number of those items together in one magazineRead more

Weekly Meeting:The Tsar of Love and Techno

Part of Which Challenges: Conference Read Down What You Should Know: This book is a series of interconnected short stories. It takes place in the USSR/Russia Discussion: There were no discussion questions for this book, it was just released.  Discussion guides are typically released with the book when it is expected that Book Clubs willRead more