Hard Truths

Even though I’m an indie author, the search continues for a publisher to take on future works. There are a handful companies that have been around for a while that I would love to work with. Entangled Publishing and Lyrical Press are at the top of my list. They offer good contracts, royalties and distribution … [Read more…]

Walking Dead: Quit While You’re Ahead

A few days ago, I marathoned the last three episodes and have come to a conclusion. It’s time for the show to end. Relax. Don’t nerd out. Every year since The Season of Arguing on the Porch, the show has gotten consistently better. Sometimes it’s downright amazing. Carol’s arc alone is reason enough to come … [Read more…]

The Big D

This post started as an email to Mr. Man about a guest on one of his favorite podcasts. Usually Mr. Man gives good suggestions, but I had to bail on this one. Who the players are isn’t important. The conversation turned to mental health and the guest shared his experience being on anti-depressants. He said … [Read more…]

Pro Tips

I first subscribed to The Simple Dollar a few years ago as a much younger woman trying to get her finances in order. Since then, I’ve gotten out of debt, started investing and built a nest egg. It’s not an overnight process, but totally worth it. Being debt free also played into why I decided … [Read more…]

Pro Tips

I found this post at Romance University and had to share. RU has been around since 2009 aka forever in internet years. They are an excellent resource for those interested in writing in the Romance genre, or using romance tropes in other genre fiction. Over at RU, Kayelle Allen shares tips for promoting your books. … [Read more…]