Every writer knows the phrase. I've generally taken it to mean, "only include stuff that serves the story in some way," but many folks have their own interpretations. I'm not going to dissect the axiom here; instead, I'd like to share some of my murdered darlings. These are the story snippets that, for whatever reason, … Continue reading my murdered darlings – part one
Howdy! I hope your 2020 is off to a fabulous start. Mine certainly is. My last day of work with my former employer has passed, so I am completely freelance. That's right, I am a FULL TIME author now!!! 🎉🤩🎉🥰🚀 I'm thrilled to finally be able to focus 100% of my efforts to my writing … Continue reading 2020 update & resources for indie authors
Hi there! First of all, huge congrats to my friend and fellow author Jason H. Abbott, who just published his first short story! It's called Angel, and is the PERFECT spooky read for the season! I encourage you to check it out! It's been a rough year, but rest assured I'm still trucking along on … Continue reading update – October 2019
It's done. My books are now scrubbed clean of every remnant of my former publisher. While I liked their version of Breach's cover better than their take on Incursion's, I'm not sorry to see it gone. My time with Inkitt taught me a lot - about the publishing world and about myself - but ultimately, … Continue reading Breach – new cover reveal! 😍
Hi there! So, it has been a while since my last post, naturally. Unlike previous times, there is a reason, but I'm not quite ready to share the details of my personal life to this extent. Suffice it to say that much in my life has changed, but I'm still 100% oriented toward all things … Continue reading Introducing: The Catalyst Moon Fan Collective! 😁
Hello there!I thought it might be neat to let y'all know of a few things I've been enjoying lately. Books: Master & Apprentice, by Claudia Gray (audiobook version) I came for the Qui-Gon/Obi-Wan drama, and I was not disappointed. This book is set about eight years before The Phantom Menace. It mostly centers on the … Continue reading on recent multi-media faves 😊
Heya! It's happened, y'all. Catalyst Moon: Incursion FINALLY has a cover I can be proud of! The amazing Fiona Jayde has knocked another one out of the proverbial park, and I am super jazzed to reveal book one's new cover art! IT'S SO GORGEOUS! 😍😍😍 Massive, tremendous, ecstatic thank you to Fiona Jayde and her … Continue reading cover art reveal!
Hi there! First off, this is a gentle reminder that Catalyst Moon: Storm (Book 3) is now available on Amazon! Massive thanks to those who have purchased it so far! 💜 If you are able, I humbly ask that you leave a review so that other readers know what they're in for. Second, in case … Continue reading Update – May 2019
I'm thrilled to finally announce that Catalyst Moon: Incursion has been selected as the book of the month (well, technically the season) by the fine folks at the Feminist Book of the Month! More info here | Spoiler-free review This is a huge, huge honor. I strive to make my work inclusive and feminist; groups … Continue reading F-BOM!
Get yours here: US | UK | DE | CA | JP | AU Every book is a journey of sorts, for the author as much as the reader. Storm is important, not just because of the characters' struggles, but also on a deeply personal level for me. Storm is the first book I've completely … Continue reading Catalyst Moon: Storm is live! (plus Feelings About Things)