Guest Post: Author A.M. Deese on Crafting Believable Lies

Okay, I cannot TELL you how excited I am to get to share a little bit from one of my newest favorite authors, my friend Lexi, ehrm, I mean author A.M. Deese.  You may remember her from her author interview or my GLOWING REVIEW of her book, and now she's back again telling us some … Continue reading Guest Post: Author A.M. Deese on Crafting Believable Lies

What I’m Reading: Mists of Avalon

What the book is about:  Mists of Avalon is a book that explores the story of King Arthur and his court from the perspective of the women at his court and in his life. And actually, it's a set of books combined into one grand, sweeping, epic story. What I liked:  The characters - bar … Continue reading What I’m Reading: Mists of Avalon

Guest Post: Megan on Inspiration

I have to admit, this week is super special for me because a couple years ago, I learned that one of my cousins is ALSO a writer. Before you judge me too harshly for not knowing this about a cousin, let me explain. There are lots of cousins in the family and I'm older than … Continue reading Guest Post: Megan on Inspiration

Guest Post: Author Michael R. Baker on Worldbuilding

I am SOOOOO excited to share the wisdom of writers in my circle with you!  My fellow writer and friend Michael Baker, who is also a published author, has so graciously agreed to share some of his worldbuilding knowledge with us all. I met Michael a few years ago now through a fantasy writers facebook … Continue reading Guest Post: Author Michael R. Baker on Worldbuilding

Meet the Author: Stephanie Ellis

Ever wish you could sit down with a cup o’ joe with a writer and ask all those pesky questions? Well, you don’t have to because I did! Sort of. This month we're meeting Stephanie Ellis, a fellow writer in my Author's Tale group. This writing group is seriously made up of some of the … Continue reading Meet the Author: Stephanie Ellis

Writing Fantasy: Part 1

You may or may not know that I write fantasy. In addition to all this other stuff I write, I have a completed fantasy novel (in with alphas now!) and have a second that is a huge contender for a stand alone debut novel. Time will tell, of course, but I'm really enjoying the process … Continue reading Writing Fantasy: Part 1

Book Review: Inspired by Rachel Held Evans (available June 12)

What this book is about:  This nonfiction explores issues that the author, Rachel Held Evans, has wrestled with in her walk of faith. Each chapter begins with a more creative work, it could be a sonnet about the beast, a screenplay about Job or an essay by Hagar before diving more fully into the subject … Continue reading Book Review: Inspired by Rachel Held Evans (available June 12)