It’s coming up on the end of the old year and beginning of the new, and you know what that means… Goals. Look at how you did on the old ones and set some new ones. I do this every year for personal and professional goals. Let’s take a look at those author ones. 2018 ACCOMPLISHMENTS I had a wonderful 2018 with new releases, … Read More 2018 Accomplishments & 2019 Goals
ANDROMEDA’S FALL Shadowcat Nation Book #1 Now Available!!! Giveaway: Don’t forget that there’s still time to enter my Giveaway! Hannah’s Fate: You can also find Hannah’s Fate, a Shadowcat Nation story and my short story in the Here, Kitty Kitty anthology. Andromeda’s Fall Mountain lion shifters have allied into ten groups called Dares which together form the Shadowcat Nation. A rocky alliance at best, its success … Read More Andromeda’s Fall Release
Andromeda’s Fall is progressing quickly at The Wild Rose Press (TWRP). Thought I’d give a quick update on the experience so far. It’s been awesome! First of all, I have to say that TWRP treats their authors very well. They have easy systems for gathering all the info they need and have been nothing but helpful. In addition they have online forums to reach … Read More Andromeda’s Fall Update
I have run into a bout of really great luck! In May I participated in Brenda Novak’s annual auction to benefit diabetes research. For those unfamiliar with this even, it’s a great cause with great opportunities for authors. Multiple agents and editors on there offering various packages from critiques with feedback to idea discussions which are auctioned off to the highest bidders. All proceeds … Read More How’d I Get So Lucky!?!
I’m still floating on the news that Andromeda’s Fall and the Shadowcat Nation series have been contracted by The Wild Rose Press!!! It’s an exciting new step in path as an author. I will be very curious to see how working with TWRP differes from all my self-publishing efforts to date. Will my background hinder or help me in this process? I am very … Read More Plans Can Change at the Drop of a Hat… Err… Contract
I am very excited to announce that I am now a contracted author! About a year ago I start the process of querying editors and agents as I pursued more traditional publishing while continuing with self-publishing (which I still love). You authors know the drill. I could wallpaper my bathroom with the form rejection letters in my inbox. A lot of querying is timing and … Read More Contract!!! – The Wild Rose Press
Over the last few months I’ve been on a bit of a journey in relation to my book covers. Let me start at the beginning… Tax season rolled around this year and, of course, we had to submit all my book related stuff. I’ll admit that for the year 2013 I was a tad disappointed with where I came out from a net perspective. … Read More Designing My Owen Book Covers