I learn something new every single time I put a book together. You'd think I'd reach a point where the process is routine, but so far there's always some little detail that's just waiting to surprise me. As I've said before, I try to share each time I learn something because without others sharing their knowledge,… Continue reading The Finer Details
Some beliefs sneak into our heads without us even being aware of them. It's a strange phenomenon. Then, down the road, we run headlong into those beliefs like they're the shadowy guy hiding in the alleyways of our minds. It's only when we see him in full daylight that we realize how truly ugly he… Continue reading Sneaky Beliefs
First of all, I miss the interaction on the blog, so hello 🙂 This is just a quick pop-in again to update you on a couple things that are non-Work-in-Progress related. Both these things relate to Discarded Dragons. Number one, Discarded Dragons has been nominated for the Palmetto Scribe Awards that AtomaCon does each year… Continue reading In Other News
There comes a time when an artist has to call her work finished and let it go. Let it into the world for others to see. It's exhilarating and terrifying all at the same time but if you don't let the work go, you'll forever be editing and the art will never reach a point… Continue reading Tomorrow’s the Day!
I had a difficult time choosing this excerpt! Because this is an adventure book, you actually get to meet Blain a couple different ways depending on which path you take through the book and all of the ways you encounter Blain are fun, but here's one of the encounters. Hope you enjoy =) Publication Date: September… Continue reading Blain – Discarded Dragons Excerpt
I like to dream. But I'm somewhat terrible at planning the steps between dreaming and making something a reality. Knowing this, my husband and I regularly sit down together and he helps me plan out each writing year. When we started this year, I'd never gone to a convention before. I'd also never taken an… Continue reading It’s That Time!!
It's difficult to pick excerpts when the book isn't linear! Discarded Dragons has 12 different endings, so no matter what excerpt I pick, it won't totally give you a glimpse into the whole book. Oh well, I tried to pick a fun peek =) Hope you enjoy. Publication Date: September 1, 2021 Genre: Fantasy Adventure (Multi-ending) Lead… Continue reading Attack – Discarded Dragons Excerpt
As we lead up to publication and pre-orders for Discarded Dragons, I figured an excerpt from the book might be fun. Publication Date: September 1, 2021 Genre: Fantasy Adventure (Multi-ending) Lead In: You and your friend, Blain, are steampunk dragons who have been thrown away by your Maker for some reason or another. Most of the time, you… Continue reading Waiting – Discarded Dragons Excerpt