Category Archives: Writer Personality

Release Day for A Life, Redefined

I’m sitting here at my desk, second cup of coffee gone, staring at the computer screen, thinking. What am I thinking, you ask? I’m pondering what to write about on this release day for A Life, Redefined. I’m also wondering how … Continue reading

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Just a Teeny-Bopper at Heart

My husband calls me a teeny-bopper. By the mere use of this dated descriptive, you can tell my husband and I are not, in fact, teenagers, or anywhere near those tumultuous, emotional, fantastic years. But he tells me that underneath … Continue reading

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A Place I Love…

As many of you may or may not know, I’m a West Virginia girl. I was raised in the southern part of this mountainous state, went to college in the northern part (Let’s Goooo Mountaineers!!), and my family still lives … Continue reading

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Am I A ‘writer’ or a ‘Writer’?

I have been writing for years; for as long as I can remember. I wrote plays in middle school; short stories in high school; focused on creative writing in college. I have done freelance; written three full-length novels and a … Continue reading

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What Am I Doing Pre-Release Day?

I’d like to write that I am feverishly plotting the sequel to Wren’s Fantasy. Or that I am conducting interviews, online promoting and marketing, gearing up enthusiasm for the release tomorrow. Or that I’ve received a call from Oprah Winfrey and she wants … Continue reading

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Is Paranormal Dead?

If you have been in the writing world long enough, you’ve likely been told that a certain genre is done, over, no one’s buying. So, there’s a good chance, if you’re like me, that you entertain switching genres, trying to catch onto … Continue reading

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Story Development

If you are an aspiring writer or an established author in need of a sounding board, try a story development session with yours truly.  These sessions run 30 minutes and are 100% modeled after your individual needs. Issues often discussed within a … Continue reading

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Who Are You Calling ‘Big Butt’? And Why Laughter Is The Best Medicine

“Big butt,” my daughter muttered to my backside one day years ago when she was just five.  Well, she actually didn’t mean for me to hear it; but hear it I did. Let me set up this scene: It was … Continue reading

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