What does it feel like to be an author?

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11.30.21

I have an author page on Amazon and Goodreads. It’s official. I’m published. Why did I think I’d suddenly ascend into a glowing ball of sparkly light? After many years struggling towards this moment, why is it that today just feels like any other day? Is this what actress/movie stars feel when they win an… More

Dream Come True

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11.29.21

I’ve done it. I’m a published author. It’s a bit weird and surreal. The oddest part is I never dreamed it would be with a poetry book. All these years I’ve been working on my fantasy trilogy. Who knew? Also, the poetry is a bit more personal and I’ve really put myself out there. Well,… More

Publishing Journey – the paperback

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11.24.21

I love that my first book is an intimate journey through my experiences of the pandemic. I’m glad most of it has a hopeful vibe. While in the beta stage, my friend, after reading it, asked if she could publish it. I was over the moon. We would learn more about the publishing business together…. More

Protected: POEM PREVIEW

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11.8.21

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Writing Journey

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10.18.21

Writing Journey   I’ve been writing for over ten years. And up until now no published work to show for it…YET. I started with a fantasy story which I wrote in bits and pieces on weekends when I could squeeze it in. After a year of this, I had a solid first draft. I thought, why not quit… More

Book Publishing Research – Poetry

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6.1.21

This previous weekend I picked up in my hands ten different poetry books, looked at their covers, their thickness, their formatting, size, and price. Research!

Poetry Book in the Fall

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5.22.21

I’m excited to be pulling together a poetry book that will be published this fall. While my fantasy book IS completed, there are a few more things to be done before that one is published. The poetry book will give me a chance to learn about book covers, formatting, how to work with a publisher,… More

Watch Yourself

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5.18.21

Look, I’m just sayn. Don’t piss off a writer, or you can end up as the clown in a sitcom. We get our own revenge. 

Who has happenstance as part of their auto correct? Click title to see text

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3.28.21

Who has happenstance as part of their auto correct except me?! 🤣 My text with a friend  

Book Two of Sci-Fi/Fantasy Trilogy

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12.18.20

Working on book two of my trilogy! Revising chapter five now…Book one is being shopped around to agents – this may take a while, but if I don’t get an agent then at some point I will digital publish and I expect all of you to buy it. LOL. Kidding, not kidding.