Cover Reveal: Tina Lecount Myers and THE SONG OF ALL

With wintry weather around the corner (at least here in New England), it's the perfect time to look forward to great fantasy releases coming to us in 2018. The amazing Tina Lecount Myers will release her debut novel, THE SONG OF ALL, on February…

Son of a Pitch!

I'm a finalist in Kate Hampstead's #sonofapitch contest, a twitter and blog contest that offers up a writer's query and first 250 words for critiques and interest from agents and publishers.       Check out my…
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CPMatch and My New WIP

I recently participated in #CPMatch, a Twitter event that helps writers connect with critique partners. Check out Megan Lally's blog for all the details. It's a recurring event! Currently I'm revising KORE, a YA fantasy novel loosely based on…

#13Winterviews Wrap-Up

Lucky 13. That's right, 13 can be a lucky number--if you're fortunate enough to work with the amazing and talented K.J. Harrowick. She produced the fantastic #13Winterviews, a series of author interviews and snippets of inspiration about…
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Fictional Malpractice, or How NOT to Write that Medical Scene

The camera zooms in on a man lying on a hospital stretcher in the emergency department, thin plastic tubing stretched under his nose. As the concerned family and friends gathered around the bedside sob, the perspective shifts to a close-up of…
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Which Dead Poet Are You?

  Take the quiz and find out which famous poet best matches your personality! When you're done, make sure to click on page 2 below to learn more about these incredible writers from the past.   Fun Dead Poet Facts   A…

Winter is Coming...And It's Going to be Awesome!

Winter is coming...and so is K. J. Harrowick's Winterviews Blog Hop! Starting on December 21st, she'll be posting interviews with artists and writers, including yours truly. Thirteen weeks of winter, and thirteen great interviews.…
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What Type of Jinn Are You?

Welcome to the #Scrivathon Blog Hop! For my contribution, I've created a personality quiz that tells you which creature of Middle Eastern mythology you most resemble. If you can't wait, scroll to the bottom of the post and click away! #Scrivathon…

#Scrivathon16

                    For those who haven't heard, National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, is fast approaching. From midnight November 1st to midnight November…
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Some Moroccan Soul--OUM's 'Jini'

Acoustic soul from Morocco...enjoy!
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The Tarot Garden of Tuscany

  The Tarot Garden, or Il Giardino dei Tarocchi, wasn't my first choice for a tourist stop during my recent trip to the Italian countryside. Or my second, or my third. My most recent vacation had been planned as a restful stay…