Monthly Archive:: May 2017

Eight Things I Learned This Spring

Every season, a writer I respect and admire (Emily P. Freeman) writes a post about things she’s learned or observed, then invites other writers to collectively share their posts, as well. I’m a goal-setter, a self-reflecter, a tracker-of-progress kinda girl, so this opportunity always appeals to me…then I get nervous and chicken out, becoming a
Category: Things I Learned

Top Ten Tuesday: 10 Great Beach Reads

With Memorial Day just ahead, officially kicking off the summer season, it’s time for booknerdigans everywhere to daydream about what we’re going to read. I’m linking up with The Broke and the Bookish and sharing my top 10 beach reads. These are books I’ve eagerly anticipated because I’m fond of the author’s work, and/or I’m
Category: The Ten on Tuesdays

Guess What? Love Flies In is Free All Weekend. Tell Your Friends.

Love Flies In, originally released in the summer of 2015, is FREE all weekend. Whoop! Whoop! Part of the brainstorming and creative process for me involves making up a past for the characters, which influences their actions on the pages of the story. As my writing has improved and I’ve finished more manuscripts, my creative
Category: Book Buzz

Five Minute Friday: Mom

In a world that measures success in number of subscribers, ‘likes’ and heart emojis, motherhood offers handmade gifts we will treasure for a lifetime. In a culture that places a premium on ‘self’, motherhood calls us to put the needs of our children before our own (sometimes) selfish desires. When the magazines in the grocery
Category: Five Minute Friday