The Eclipse, The Tower, and Ploughing On

Today is the day of the Solar Eclipse, the only total eclipse I know of until my generation is expected to die. The week preceding the eclipse has been a challenging one personally, with health issues in my family and the end of a potential relationship before it got...

The Beginning of the Launch Rollercoaster

We are starting our ascent, ladies and gents. I can feel the tick-tick-tick-tick of the chain pulling the car up its first incline. Soft Launch That incline is heading to the soft launch for The Grasping Root. This is a new step in my process. I will also be doing a...

Personal & Professional, A Writer’s POV

***Pssst! The sequel to The Keening is coming out soon! Sign up for the newsletter to hear about giveaways and events related to the release in the next few months!*** It has been a whirlwind month, ladies and gentlemen. Between June 17 and July 17, there was 90s...

Historical Fiction Fans, Here I Come!

In a bit of a dream come true, the Historical Novel Society is having their annual conference in Portland, OR this year! This organization exists to promote the enjoyment of historical fiction, to which I lightly pound my wooden desk and say, “Hear, hear!”...

Crafting & Conversation Event at Backstory Books & Yarn

Hi y’all. It may seem like I’ve done a disappearing act, but there have been a couple big posts over on my personal development blog, Taste Life Twice, and feverish activity on the editing and event fronts, here in Portland!       Next up is something...