Flash what? Well besides the fact that I’m a superhero fan, we’re talking flash fiction. Reading flash fiction is like a sport, call me Barry Allen, (Flash’s secret identity) from the comic books because if I can be moved or entertained by ideas, stories, and philosophies in a single sitting in 15 minutes or less – golden! Flash fiction if you’re asking yourself what it’s … Continue reading It’s The Flash – Fiction Baby!
I’m attending the Teen Author Festival this Saturday (June 17, 2017) at 12:00PM at the Southshore Library in Ruskin, FL. If you’re local or in the area, come and check it out! I’ll be discussing suspense and world building. There are several panels for discussion on great topics with the below authors. What a great time to ask those writing questions you have and … Continue reading Teen Author Festival – Southshore Library
If you’re a writer/author who is struggling and cruising for motivation and advice, heed this: When I was writing my first novel, I received a lot of valuable advice and tips on the writing process, planning, and how to go about self-publishing. However, the most valuable was at a frustrating moment (the mucky middle) when many new writers stop, circle back, and rewrite started projects. … Continue reading The Best Writing Tip for Your First Novel
When I was writing about my main character Willow, in my debut novel Magick, I wanted to show her magick physically so that it would be visible to the other characters. I thought about permanent tattoos and felt like this would be too much for my character as she is adjusting to her magick. Although her magick is permanent itself, in the story it grows with her … Continue reading Henna Inspires Magick for Wiccan YA Fantasy
I hope everyone is enjoying the new year. Time is already flying in 2017! I had a lovely holiday season and spent time with my family, which was wonderful. What I didn’t do, however, was spend time writing, as I should have. It’s a juggle – day job, writing, family, etc… A few of you are eager to get my follow-up book, (from my debut … Continue reading Reign Update (The Unwanted Series, Book II)