Monthly Archives: May 2019

Unboxing R.A. Smith’s Shadow’s Lament ARC

So proud of my husband, R. A. Smith! He just received the ARC for his first book, Shadow’s Lament, and it looks fantastic! Shadow’s Lament is a 200k word dark fantasy full of exotic peoples, places and situations. The plot is complicated … Continue reading

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Volunteering at LitUp Festival

Today I’ll be spending a few hours with teenagers at the LitUp Festival at the North Independence Library. Just another example of why libraries are so vital to the communities they serve. Young readers and writers are some of my favorite … Continue reading

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New Tool:

Who has time to write and social media? It’s a bit of a conundrum. Up front it looks like we can either spend hours on social media with less time for writing or spend hours on writing with less social … Continue reading

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Scary Month of May

My goal for this year is to submit my work to more outside publications. I’ve gotten spoiled with self-publishing. Time to get out in the community and stack up those rejection notices… and get my name out there more. So … Continue reading

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