Author Update

Busy author desperately seeking the Christmas spirit…

Okay, I want to just start out by assuring you that I am still very much alive despite my lack of emailing and posting on my website and social media. I wish I was one of those people who manages to keep all the balls juggling in the air at once, but alas, I am… Continue reading Busy author desperately seeking the Christmas spirit…

Author Update

Willow Creek is on the map!

Not literally, of course, being a fictional town and all. Disclaimer: Willow Creek, Ga is not a real town. I made it up. So yeah, sorry. Book 2 in my Willow Creek Series, Daring to Fall, just released today--available here--and people are already talking about it and that crazy, lovable town of mine. Amazing reviews… Continue reading Willow Creek is on the map!

Author Update

It’s Release Day!!

Today is a big day for me. Like REALLY big. Remember this? Just under a year ago, on August 16, 2018, I signed a three-book deal with Tule Publishing. Today is the day it comes to fruition. Today, I am a published author. As you read this, my book is sitting on various phones and… Continue reading It’s Release Day!!

Author Update

Calling all Super Readers! Calling all Super Readers!

I've got something exciting I want to share with you all. The cover for my first book, KEEPING SCORE, is in. It's beautiful and perfect (though I may be more than a little biased) and I'm dying to share it with you. So much so that while I've scheduled to reveal the cover to the… Continue reading Calling all Super Readers! Calling all Super Readers!

Author Update

It’s official…I’m getting published!

Can I just take a minute to say: HOLY COW!! If you've been following along on Facebook or Instagram, you know that I've had a fairly eventful week. Let's go through the list, shall we? Went to my niece's wedding last Saturday Wrote multiple chapters for my sequel Started implementing a series of changes for… Continue reading It’s official…I’m getting published!

Random Writer Ramblings


That's right, it's not just a classic Bowie song. This is my life right now...or at least, it's trying to be. I told you all I'd start getting back to the blog regularly once summer was over. If you have no idea what I'm talking about, feel free to go check out my┬áSummertime Hustle┬ápost real… Continue reading Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes

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.

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?