Signed, Sealed, Delivered!

It’s happening! I wrote a few weeks ago to tell you that Book 2 was done, but I hadn’t submitted yet. Now I have! After submitting to my publishing house, we worked out the details and signed a new contract! What is the title? It’s still top secret! I’ll reveal it closer to release. Just […]

Next Adventure: Editing!

Hey, friends! I have SO much to share with you that I need to split it into multiple posts. Look for an update next week on my newly-signed contract for Tales from Adia: Book 2! (Title is set but still top secret) I promised you some big news a few weeks ago, and then life […]

It’s done! (kind of)

Before I get into anything else, I just heard the sad news that my junior high English teacher, who was the first to tell me I had a talent for writing, passed away this week. I’m so thankful for her influence, humor, and red pen. My last email from her (just before I signed my […]

Hello, October!

Goodness gracious. It has been FOREVER since my last update, and there is a good reason for it! I have been spending just about every spare moment working on Book 2 of the Tales from Adia series, all while orchestrating a return to the dorms during a global pandemic (my “don’t quit your day job” […]

Organizing Your Story: Index Card Method

Sometimes I just have to get off my computer and use visual and tangible tools to get my brain organized. If you’re anything like me, you have about 50 different drafts (all saved as “FinalFinalDraft27.ForRealThisTime-4”). Your characters have been running amok, and your spreadsheets of details are about 31% complete because you keep getting caught […]


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