Category: "blogging"

There are a million great things about being a writer. And one of those great things that I happen to love is that I get to wear whatever I want to work. Wanna work in my PJs? No problem! Feeling a little fancy? Dig out that ball gown from two birthday balls ago and let’s […]

Artwork…we haz it. Everywhere. Now that Tot is in preschool (the real deal, not “pre-preschool”) she comes home with a masterpiece almost every time. And boy is she proud to show it off. And who could blame her? What child wouldn’t be proud to show off a pumpkin such as this? Okay to be fair, […]

Yesterday you had Chance Numero Uno to enter for a chance to win a PDF copy of my November release, No Mistletoe Required. I know, right? Advance Reader Copy? Who doesn’t love feeling special and getting something ahead of the pack? Now today is your second chance! Are you ready? Answer today’s question in the […]

It’s a little under a month to my next release, a novella ebook titled No Mistletoe Required. You can probably guess, it’s based around the Christmas season. (Shocker, no?) Since this is the season of giving, I’ll give you all two chances to win an ARC (Advance Reader Copy) of this book! (Comes in PDF […]

The meat and potatoes of the project! Two days ago, I purchased my supplies, which was an adventure in and of itself. Yesterday I did a lot of the dirty work…or so I thought. Yesterday was a BREEZE compared to today. But that’s okay. Today I painted the area. That’s pretty obvious, so I won’t […]

So it’s day 2 of my “Anything you can do I can do … at least competently” crusade. Yesterday I actually went out and bought the junk I needed. Twice. Because I screwed up the first time I’m double cool. Now I actually had to DO the darn thing. First was to put up the […]

Who needs a hero? Well, I mean, I like the one I got. He’s pretty cute and I enjoy his company and he’s funny sometimes when he’s not asking for a wrench when he means pliers…but that’s not the point. The point is, Hubs is out of town, and I decided it was time to […]

How about some progress? Through the magic of TV (okay, blogging) there’s been a lot of progress since I posted those “Before” pictures last week. Don’t remember those? Oh, here you go… Go forth and bask in the 1980s awesomeness. But for the purpose of this update, we are focusing on the living room. Here’s […]

As Hubs was replacing a hanging light fixture, he needed my help as a gopher. I’ll admit, I think gophers are disgusting creatures that ruin gardens and get hit by cars like the worthless animals they are (I mean, just watch where you’re going when you cross the road, dude) so I wasn’t keen to […]

After the awesome Q&A with Emmanuelle yesterday on the blog, and the short Twitter time we had, today we’re going for the really serious stuff…the agent critique! One lucky winner will receive a 1 chapter critique to not exceed 7,000 words. Upon receiving the chapter, Emmanuelle will bounce the critique back to you in approximately […]