It's been pretty quiet around here... The reason why? I've been writing like the wind, just not on this blog. It was NaNoWriMo! And I have to say, I think this was the best one I've ever had! I've only won a proper NaNoWriMo once before, It was when I wrote my novel Confidence The … Continue reading It’s been quiet around here…
Hey Everyone! I really like writing short stories, and I've been looking for more excuses to write them more frequently. As soon as I saw the"Premise Party" writing decks in the dealer room at Holiday Matsuri a few years ago I was so intrigued, and regretted not picking up a deck before the room had … Continue reading Writing Game using an Anime Tropes writing deck & a story about a cat princess
Hey Everyone! We all know that you can't buy a cure for writers block. You just can’t. If you could we would probably all have a few more finished stories under our belt. But while you can’t buy motivation, inspiration, or actual written words, it’s something you need to actively work at, especially when you … Continue reading Taking Control of your story – 3 Products to Help Combat Writers Block.
Today I'm writing from the couch, sitting snuggled in my kigurumi, big puffy sailor moon buns on my head, trying to talk myself out of another cup of coffee. Instead of just one sleepy puppy in my view, there are two ❤ Yawning and sleeping, urging me to close my eyes and … Continue reading Sleepy Pups, Coffee & Writing New Stories
Hey All!I'm a few days late, but it's better than never! I'm excited (and nervous) to be jumping into NaNoWriMo this month. Woo!! My Young Adult novel Confidence: The Diary of an Invisible Girl was a product of NaNoWriMo 2013. Personally, I think a great example of how an idea even one that seems really silly … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Time!
Happy Hauntings! I am pleased as a pumpkin to announce that my spooky short story collection is out on kindle Just in time for Halloween! My collection of ten short spoopy stories is out and available to read on Kindle for just $0.99I'm so excited! These stories where so much fun to write. Even "Lost Things" the … Continue reading 10 Spooky Short Stories, Just in time for Halloween!
Hey Guys!Exciting news today 🙂 After a ton of brainstorming, and taking a bunch of really valuable feedback into consideration. My husband Matt worked up this brand new book cover, and I absolutely love it! It just finally feels 'right' to me. and I couldn't be happier. :)From the back cover,"Comic-book-obsessed Barbara Jenkins' idea of … Continue reading Final cover art + Goodreads giveaway!