Just for fun, I decided to keep a running tally of ALL my works (published and not-yet-published and under both pen names) and the total word count. These are completed works (not including WIPs or intended next books). Check it out!

First book finished Feb 2008. First book published Aug 2012. Since then, I’ve completed the following:

OVERALL TOTALS

  • Total stories
    • 29 total –> 21 novels | 4 novellas | 4 short stories
    • 1,528,547 words
    • 5 works not yet published
  • Paranormal Romance
    • 20 total –> 14 novels | 3 novellas | 3 short stories
    • 1,117,572 words
    • 3 not yet published (coming 2019/2020!)
  • Contemporary Romance
    • 9 total –> 7 novels | 1 novella | 1 short story
    • 410,975 words
    • 2 not yet published (coming 2019!)
    • 1 no plans to publish
  • Published novels & novellas to count toward RWA 25 works goal = 18 (should hit 25 in 2020)

Word Count / Pubs / Milestones by Year

  • 2008 = 45k
    • 1 novel written
  • 2012 = 60k
    • 1 novel written, plus BV rewrites
    • 1 novel pub’d
  • 2013 = 136k
    • 2 novels, 1 short story written
    • 2 novels, 1 short story pub’d
  • 2014 = 227k
    • 4 novels written
    • 2 novels, 1 short story pub’d
    • Wild Rose Press contract July 2014 (Shadowcat Nation Series)
  • 2015 = 90k
    • 1 novel written, plus Svatura rewrites (all 4 books)
    • 1 novel pub’d, 4 Svatura novels repub’d
    • Wild Rose Press contract Jan 2015 (Svatura Series)
  • 2016 = 225k
    • 3 novels, 3 novellas, 2 short stories written
    • 2 novels, 2 novellas, 2 short stories pub’d
    • started cowriting w/ Nicki Jun 2016
    • Entangled contract Dec 2016 (Love Undercover Series)
  • 2017 = 451k
    • 6 novels, 1 novella to novel, 1 novel rewrite, 1 novella written
    • 3 novels pub’d
    • Tule contract Apr 2017 (2 books, Hills of Texas Series)
    • Entangled contract June 2017 (Inferno Rising Series)
    • Entangled contract Sept 2017 (Fire’s Edge Series)
    • Crimson contract Nov 2017 (White Knight cowritten w/ Nicole Flockton)
  • 2018 WIP = 296k
    • 3 novels written, 1 novella written, 3 novels & 1 novella finished from prev year, 1 novel rewrite
    • 4 novels, 1 novella pub’d
    • Tule contract Feb 2018 (3 books, Hills of Texas Series)