Words of wisdom from Bel’s father. #bookquote
My first book, The Pursual, is now out and getting some nice reviews. I didn’t think to seek out blogger reviews but now that it received one from the Butterfly Mentions blog, I think it might be time to work on that.
Thank you, Butterfly Mentions for the kind review and assessment of the book.
Mosey on over to the blog to get a look at the review.
My first book has officially been published and I’m a giddy girl getting my groove on!
Because the Apple iBooks store and Google Books won’t let me be great, my books haven’t gone live there. Yet. Never fear, though, they’ll get there sooner than later.
I’m off to have a Mimosa … because I deserve one and this is the only break I’m going to get for a while – I’m completing the sequel, titled THE PALADIN, and I’ve got to stay focused.
Okay off to have that Mimosa and get my celebratory, struggle-twerk on!
Don’t laugh. We all have to start somewhere =) Fine, is this better?
Uh, I guess not, haha.
Yup, that image describes me to a T right now. Well, not really because my hair is in a bun but you know what I mean.
I’m currently fighting against the sin of passive voice. Some instances escaped the last few edits and so here I am trying to eliminate them one by one.
Passive voice occurs in writing when the subject of the sentence is acted on by the verb. It’s the opposite of active voice where the subject of the sentence performs the action or the verb. Continue reading “Struggling with the sin of Passive Voice”
When author and writing guru (can I call her that) Becca Puglisi makes a recommendation, I daresay it’s a good idea to consider it. And that’s how I ended up at Sara LeTourneau’s website and Archetypes.com learning about character archetypes.
This Valentine’s season, I’d like to offer my short story, THE PROEM, for free.
It’s a prequel to THE PURSUAL and introduces the main characters in the series and specifically, highlighting when Neith and Invier meet, and the romance that ensues. That introduction is the ball that gets the entire Nome Chronicles series rolling.
Want a free copy?
Grab it HERE.