🔖Interview: Author C.S. Johnson!

  C. S. Johnson, author of KINGDOM OF ASH AND SOOT, will be releasing the sequel to The Order of the Crystal Daggers soon! PRINCE OF SECRETS AND SHADOWS will be out this December! I am currently reading Kingdom of Ash and Soot, and so far, I am hooked! Today, Johnson joins us for an [...]

Featured Book: Fanged by Elisabeth Wheatley

In the spirit of the soon-to-be released novella #3 FANGED KINDRED in the Fanged Novella Series, I am featuring Elisabeth Wheatley's FANGED (#1) book! Below is the new cover and I am absolutely in LOVE with it! My review on Fanged: I love how this enticing novella jumps right into the story with no hesitation. Personally, [...]

What a writer needs to know about the medical field

Because we're nurses and love our jobs, Beloved and I watch fictional medical TV shows like House M.D. and (sometimes) Nurse Jackie (not Beloved's favorite for some reason). And, because we are nurses and work in a hospital, there are things we see in every single episode that is either wrong or unrealistic. I'm not [...]

Playlists for Books?

Are you one of those people that like to listen to music when you read? It's always SO much better when the song totally goes along with the book. The feelings that envelope you when this happens... It's unexplainable. Definitely awesome. With that being said, I have put together a couple of playlists for you [...]

Fellow Writers: The Thing about Backstories

When you are developing characters for your story you need to know them inside and out. What is their favorite color? What is their favorite food? Do they like video games? If not, why? What is their biggest fear—logical or not? What is their goal in life? What was their fondest childhood memory? Who are [...]

Fellow Writers: Nothing New Under the Sun

There is nothing new under the sun. We've all heard that saying, and as writers we hate it. A lot. We want to write something new, fresh, inventive. We want to be original. We want to write something the world has never seen. Tell that story that's never been told. Or has it? It is [...]

2014 Goals

This year I've decided to make a list of goals I want to accomplish by the end of 2014.  Believe it or not, I've never really set goals like this. I'm excited to strive to accomplish all of these, and a few others not included on the list for personal reasons. What are your goals [...]