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    Two days and counting

    So NaNoWriMo starts in two days. If you’re not familiar with it, thats when thousands of certifiably insane individuals embark on a 30 day quest to write a novel in a month. I’ve done it for twelve years, and only failed once. One year, I wrote two novels. The first of those two projects became First. The second will never see the light of day. It was so bad I had to kill of the main character just to be done with it. This year I’m writing a book in the First universe that tells the story of the Immigration War because I love Socrates as a character and just…

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    Blog Tour of Author’s of Children’s Books

    Recently I was invited by my friend, Kimberly G. Giarratano, a fellow young adult author, to participate in a blog tour. Every author who participates is asked the following questions: What are you working on right now? Right now I’m working on editing the sequel to First, my novel published last May by Red Adept Publishing. How does First differ from other works in its genre? What makes First different? Well, it’s got a love triangle. Wait, a lot of other books have that. It’s a dystopian… Crap. There’s a ton of those out right now, too. Let’s see… Oh, I got it. It’s told from two different perspectives. No,…

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    Once upon a time…

    There lived an author who never posted to her blog. Yeah, that’s me :). Over the past three months we moved half way across the country, had a baby, and moved back–in that order. But I’m back now and I hope to be able to post semi-regular updates but between a newborn and working on editing book 2 of the Live Once trilogy, I can’t guarantee daily posts. November is NaNoWriMo, too, so I’ll be posting about that as I’m super excited for this years NaNo project. Fun fact: Did you know First was a NaNo baby? So was another Red Adept book published today, Braineater Jones.