Forgiving Myself: A New Book…Four Years Later

Did you know it's been four years since my last book? That's a long time. I'll try to go into details as to why without the intention of giving excuses. The reason why I wanted to write this blog is that authors will so often beat themselves up over not producing content. Then months turn… Continue reading Forgiving Myself: A New Book…Four Years Later

RavenCon 2016

I have the honor of returning to RavenCon for the second year in a row! If you're in Williamsburg, VA this weekend, please stop by the DoubleTree Hotel on Kingsmill Road! Here is my complete schedule for the weekend: Friday 4/29: 6 pm (Panel) Marketing & Branding for the Author / Room 8 7 pm… Continue reading RavenCon 2016

Writing 10,000 Words In a Day – How Did I Do It?

So, a few months ago, I wrote about 20,000 words over a weekend, and I kept on track writing about 10,000 words a day. Well, actually, I wrote 12,000 words on Saturday¬†and 8,000 words on Sunday. How did I do it? Well... I stayed incredibly focused. If you're looking for an easy way to write… Continue reading Writing 10,000 Words In a Day – How Did I Do It?

Reading Real Books

I have yet to purchase a Kindle or anything that would force me to read from a screen.¬† There is something about holding a book in your hand, touching the pages, holding the book at weird angles in the pursuit of comfort, the smell of old books...the list goes on. I'm sure eventually I will… Continue reading Reading Real Books