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Book Reviews, Romance

ACCIDENTAL TRYST by Natasha Boyd

Accidental Tryst by Natasha Boyd My rating: 4 of 5 stars Emmy is salsa-dancing, yoga-doing, fiery redhead on her way to see her uncle in New York. Trystan is a womanizing, billionaire entrepreneur in the midst of selling his company while flying into Charleston for a funeral he'd rather sell his left...leg than go to.… Continue reading ACCIDENTAL TRYST by Natasha Boyd

Random Writer Ramblings

Writing is like washing your hair…

Okay, so hear me out for a second. I got this idea, naturally, in the shower. The way I see it, there are two types of people when it comes to hair-washing. Those who can go a couple days between washes...and those who can't. I used to be one of those who can't. My hair's… Continue reading Writing is like washing your hair…

Book Reviews, Romance, Suspense

LOVE UNDECIDED by Denise Wells

Love Undecided by Denise Wells COMING OUT MAY 23, 2018! My rating: 3.5/5 stars Kat’s suffered through and survived cancer not just once, not even twice, but three times now. And the chances of it coming back are almost 100%. Kat’s come to terms with her illness and her decision to avoid pain and heartache… Continue reading LOVE UNDECIDED by Denise Wells

Author Update

This is the (new) writer’s life.

Happy May everybody!! So I reckon now is as good a time as any to announce it. I am officially out on submission!   For those of my faithful followers who don't know what that means--I'm looking at you Mom and Dad--being out on submission just means that my wonderful agent has officially started sending… Continue reading This is the (new) writer’s life.

Book Reviews, Fantasy, Young Adult

RELENTLESS by Karen Lynch

RELENTLESS by Karen Lynch My rating: 4 of 5 stars In her search for answers about her father's murder, Sara Grey has gotten caught up in the secret world of trolls, fairies, werewolves--you name it. And when that search puts her directly in the path of a vampire out for her blood and her life,… Continue reading RELENTLESS by Karen Lynch

News in Publishing

3 Small Presses Open to Unagented Submissions for a Limited Time

If you’re a writer and you’ve got something that fits any of these, submit. What have you got to lose?

Cindy Fazzi

As they say, spring is the time of new beginnings. It’s also the best time to submit your unpublished manuscripts. Three small publishers are open to unagented submissions for the next couple of months.

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Author Update

Is this really happening?

It finally happened. After sending my query letter and short sample to a long list of agents and receiving several polite yet disheartening rejections, I finally got a request from an agent to see the full manuscript. I remember it very clearly, rushing around the kitchen of the home I work at--daytime nanny, whoop whoop!--and… Continue reading Is this really happening?