I'm an INTROVERT. I recharge when I'm alone. I have no problem spending days reading and hanging out at home...maybe that's why I'm a writer. I get kind of freaked out about calling people, or stopping by work when I'm not on the schedule, or being in big crowds. (Anyone with me here?) But I'm… Continue reading It’s Me…Yikes!
In my last post, I mentioned I needed a DEEP MALE VOICE to say 'ominous things' for The Adventure book trailer. If you're familiar with My Why, you know reading did not come easy for me. If you're not familiar with My Why, the quick rundown is I struggled to read when I was young.… Continue reading That Voice! The One That’s Not A DEEP MALE VOICE in the Trailer
You need a book trailer for The Adventure...say what!? Yes, that's right, a movie-esque trailer...for a book. I mean, it's words-on-paper-to-fuel-imaginations type of technology, not a movie for crying out loud. What do you even put into a trailer? More words on a page? That's lovely...and totally boring without the actual book in hand. But… Continue reading Why Book Trailers Boggle a Writer’s Brain
Ready, set, here we go! Today launches The Adventure Kickstarter. My excitement knows no bounds! My poor husband is dealing with me jumping up and down like a child on Christmas morning. Seriously, since January, I and those amazing people who have agreed to help me throughout the year have been working toward this. And… Continue reading The Adventure Kickstarter!
(Update: Now that the Kickstarter has launched, you can go here to check it out=) My sister tells me I should do one scary thing a day. This might be my scary thing for the next year! This Thursday, a 30 day Kickstarter starts for The Adventure book. But anything worthwhile is difficult and scary… Continue reading The Adventure Kickstarter Starts Soon!
Remember as a kid when your imagination got the better of you at night? When you just knew there was something under the bed and if you peeked an arm or leg out, that monster would get you? But if you got brave and hung your head over the side of the bed to look… Continue reading That Monster Under the Bed, Publishing And How Amy Dale Wrangled the Beast