May Book Divas Column

Check out the May edition of the Ask a New Author Column at Book Divas! While you’re there, be sure to look around at all the other fabulous content on this site. The Industry Tips page alone is worth an hour of every aspiring writer’s time.

Beware the Ides

As today is the Ides of March, it seems appropriate to talk warnings and cautionary tales. I’ve cracked open two books recently that have completely failed to grab my attention, and both are critically acclaimed bestsellers. The first, Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom, lost me after about twelve pages and has been chucked into my Goodreads “Did-not-finish” . . . 

The Penmen Review

I’m very honored to be the featured spotlight on The Penmen Review this week. Check out my interview with Pamme Boutselis on inspiration, research, and writing The Dragon Keeper, as well as all their other great content. This journal is one to bookmark!

Ask a New Author

I’m excited and honored to be a part of the Ask a New Author Column at Book Divas this year! If you or anyone you know is an aspiring writer or just a curious reader, please send your questions to the panel at askanewauthor@bookdivas.com. Questions will be answered between January and June 2013. My fellow guest . . . 

Happy New Year!

So far, so good in 2013. We made lasagna and French bread, watched Bob the Builder, danced to the radio, and took down the Christmas tree. It sounds like Congress might even pass the Senate bill band-aid to keep some change in our cups. All in all a productive start to the year. I know . . .