Hey everyone! So, the Whole Life Activation awards were this past Friday. While I was deeply honored to be on the short list, another author won. I have no doubt that she is talented and deserving of the honor. And, despite all of you that voted for the cover for 'Guarding Charon', it didn't even … Continue reading On awards, honors, and disappointment
The Devil in the Details
As authors, we live by conveying details. We write, sometimes in minute detail, the scenery around our characters, the weave of their cloak, the embroidery on the handkerchief. It's these details that bring our characters and worlds to life in the minds of the readers.And the details are good to have. They add so much … Continue reading The Devil in the Details
Well, I did it!
I met the 'like' goals on my FB page! The cover art and full page have been shared.However, I don't want to leave all of you out in the cold! Here's the cover! And here's the promised page from the book!Blackness enveloped Arwenna. Not a gentle one, swathing her like a comfortable blanket. Rather, it chilled … Continue reading Well, I did it!
Peer Review and Why You Need It
First off...check it out! It's the cover for 'Mark of the Successor'!!!!!!!!!!! I'm absolutely in love with it, if you couldn't tell. LOL I was talking with the lovely Pam Stack from Authors on the Air (check out her show here - http://authorsontheair.com/) and the subject of peer review came up. It's a worthy topic, one … Continue reading Peer Review and Why You Need It