NaNoWriMo, Writing

My Scary Weekend Before NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo begins in less than forty-eight hours.  So come 11:59pm on Halloween evening, I will be hunkered down over my laptop, locked and loaded to begin my November journey toward fifty thousand words. I should be an old pro at this.  I even self-published my 2014 and 2015 winners, garnering over a hundred reviews between the two novels.… Read More My Scary Weekend Before NaNoWriMo

NaNoWriMo, Writing

The NaNoWriMo Diaries: Almost Doesn’t Count (A 60-Second Pep Talk)

We’ve reached the halfway point of Camp NaNoWriMo so I’ll keep this post short. Besides, you don’t have time to read because you’re completely blocked a writing machine! That said, it’s time for a midway self-check: Is your narrative flowing like the Mississippi? Is your word count goal on point? Are your characters doing exactly… Read More The NaNoWriMo Diaries: Almost Doesn’t Count (A 60-Second Pep Talk)

NaNoWriMo, Savage Series

The NaNoWriMo Diaries: My Camp NaNo, By The Numbers

Camp NaNoWriMo starts in less than twenty-four hours… As I’ve expressed in past blog entries, I am super excited to start the first book of the Cougarette spinoff series, Savage. I even have the cover art reserved…for a book I haven’t written yet (I blame Amanda Walker!). That’s me putting the cart before the horse,… Read More The NaNoWriMo Diaries: My Camp NaNo, By The Numbers

NaNoWriMo, Savage Series

A Savage #TeaserTuesday

Camp NaNoWriMo doesn’t starts for another two days.  But it’s #TeaserTuesday and you deserve a little Savage teaser, right? While I save narrative until I’m officially in the writing groove, I am constantly coming up with dialogue.  One conversation I always imagined for the Laney Series was what I like to call the ‘Daddy Talk’.  In the… Read More A Savage #TeaserTuesday

NaNoWriMo, Savage Series

NaNoWriMo Diaries: Cougarette Spinoff Title Reveal + Synopsis

Five days until Camp NaNoWriMo starts! WOOT! I’m pretty psyched about it… As you’ll note from previous posts, my project is going to be based on everyone’s favorite BFF, Laney.  I know readers have been awaiting some clues about the first book.  So hang onto your panties: I have both a title and synopsis to… Read More NaNoWriMo Diaries: Cougarette Spinoff Title Reveal + Synopsis