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Upcoming Author Appearances

As  summertime approaches, life has a way of slowing down, yet accelerating at the same time. School is out, the kiddos are home, and the anticipation of the rest and relaxation of summer vacations makes us as giddy as children on Christmas Eve. For authors who also teach, like yours truly, the summertime means it’s […]

Why I write spec fiction

In the last decade since I’ve been a student of writing and craft, I’ve read more books than I can count, starring all of my favorite YA characters, from faeries and vampires to awkward book nerds and victims of injustice. I’ve swooned over paranormal romances. I’ve bitten my nails as I devoured page after page […]