STRONG LEADING FEMALE CHARACTERS Leading female characters are a force to be reckoned with! They present the kind of strength and dynamics that are both admired and envied. I love to completely bury myself in books where the storylines are driven by headstrong and capable women! It's empowering, uplifting, and admirable to say the least! … Continue reading STRONG LEADING FEMALE CHARACTERS

Cover Reveal

New Cover Reveal For Kalorama Road

  November 2018, I signed with Creativia Publishing and I'm happy to reveal a new facelift for Kalorama Road, my supernatural thriller novel. May this be a long and fruitful partnership.   GoodReads Blurb Her memories died, but the dead won't let them sleep. There’s something Allie can’t remember; hidden memories that refuse to surface.… Continue reading New Cover Reveal For Kalorama Road

Book Review

Book Review -Winter’s Captive by June V. Bourgo

Title: Winter's Captive: The Georgia Series Author: June V. Bourgo Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Girls & Women, Spirituality,  Social & Family Issues Publisher: Creativia Publishing (November 28, 2017) Kindle Pages: 252 Pages Goodreads Blurb Recently separated from her cheating husband, pregnant Georgia leaves her home to spend a month with a childhood friend in Yukon. Little… Continue reading Book Review -Winter’s Captive by June V. Bourgo

Book Blog Tour

Book Blog Tour: Can You Hula Like Hilo Hattie?

I'm excited to present Tyler Colin's wonderful book, Can You Hula Like Hilo Hattie? along with an Author interview today on my blog.  Jina at Authornspirations and Tyler Colins at A Writer’s Grab-Bag thank you for allowing me to participate in your fabulous Book Blog Tour. Book: Can You Hula Like Hilo Hattie Author: Tyler Colins Genre: Cozy Mystery Publication date:… Continue reading Book Blog Tour: Can You Hula Like Hilo Hattie?

Fiction, Literature, Short Stories, Supernatural Thriller

Coming Soon:Ravine Lereux

It's been a while my WordPress community. Life has been incredibly busy, so I’ve had to step away for a while. In the process, I've been busy writing several short stories as well as another novel. On November 19, 2018, Ravine Lereux: A Supernatural Short Story will be available. I hope you will check it… Continue reading Coming Soon:Ravine Lereux

Book Review, Book Review Blogs

Book Review Blogs

  If you're searching for a good read, consider visiting the wonderful list of Book Review Blogs below. This unique group of bloggers reviews and rates books superbly in their own unique style. Susan Hampson: Books From Dusk Till Dawn   Nina D. Silva: The Cozy Pages     Jessica Rachow     Laura… Continue reading Book Review Blogs

Books, Daily Prompt, Loglines, Taglines, Writer's Life

Never Elaborate But Sometimes Vague: Logline and Tagline

  In the midst of preparing my third novel’s synopsis, logline, and tagline, I researched other author’s book covers and came across numerous taglines that inspired a satisfactory completion of my own. With all the subplots, twists, and characters it took many drafts before I successfully summarized an 80,000-word novel into one sentence, and it… Continue reading Never Elaborate But Sometimes Vague: Logline and Tagline

Books, Daily Prompt, Writer's Life

Authentic Book Reviews

At times, I’m hesitant to write a bad review, wondering if my judgment is flawed, especially if it's not my preferred genre. Surely someone else has a better opinion. But being genuine is better than false praise. As a writer, I’ve learned one of the greatest efforts an author can make is supporting fellow writers.… Continue reading Authentic Book Reviews

Books, Fiction, Literature, Writer's Rejection

Writer’s Rejection

  The road to becoming a published author, filled with hours of bleeding your heart into believable characters, only to have your work rejected time after time by literary agents and publishers, is dismaying. Many writers, stumble some fall and crumble into tears of self-doubt even resignation. But you have to get back up and continue. It’s… Continue reading Writer’s Rejection

Books, Fiction, Literature

By Chance – A Supernatural Thriller by E. Denise Billups

An Excerpt From By Chance   The Shushing January 10, 2015, McPherson Home Nyla knows her daughter will visit today. She saw this moment long before Tara’s troubles started. For thirty-eight years, and before Tara was born, Nyla has been waiting for this day. With the onset of the girl’s troubles, she realizes Tara will… Continue reading By Chance – A Supernatural Thriller by E. Denise Billups