My Camp NANOWRIMO Plan

It is the last day of March, which means Camp NaNoWriMo officially kicks off tomorrow.  Yikes! I have officially put off creating my writing plan  until  the very last day. Go me! Of course, I have been slaving away at the total rewrite of the first chapter of my novel. By slaving, I  mean spending…

Quick Book Review: Rampant

Rampant By Diana Peterfreund Hello! Killer unicorns. Yes, this is exactly what grabbed me about this book. I snatched it up after reading the back cover.  The book centers around Astrid. She has never believed her eccentric mom’s stories about killer unicorns but when one attacks her boyfriend she soon discovers her  unwanted role as…

Quick Book Review: Daughter of the Pirate King

Daughter of the Pirate King By Tricia Levenseller  “There will be plenty of time for me to beat him soundly once I’ve gotten what I came for.”  -Alosa This is a fantastic easy read for anyone who loves pirates and high seas adventure! I finished this book in less than a few hours. I only…

Owl Crate Unboxing: Vlog posted!

Want your Own Owl Crate? Sign up here Owl crate is a monthly YA book subscription!  Each month has a book and themed goodies to go along with it. This is my first box and I am hooked.  Check out the unboxing video for more details! Click to see my unboxing video! Do it! Do…

Making Your Dreams Come True: Part One

“Dreams come true. Without that possibility nature would not invite us to have them.” John Updike  To live without a dream is to live a life that doesn’t reach your full potential. I have a passion for seeing dreams come true. I am not just talking about my own dreams. I love seeing others dream…

Motivation Monday: 5 Quick Get-Going Tips.

  You fail only if you stop writing. ~ Ray Bradbury 5 Quick Get Going Tips Today’s writing motivation is spurred from something that plagues me from time to time. Finding the motivation to get started on my writing day when I am just not “feeling” it.  Now, the easy thing to do is go…

Splintered Book Review: On youtube now

Want more details on my take of Splintered by A.G. Howard? Check you my youtube channel for my a rather rambling unscripted review.  Don’t forget to subscribe to my channel for upcoming book reviews, motivation & encouragement videos, and updates on my writing and publishing journey! Click here to check out my video review. Do…

Quick Book Review: Splintered

Here is a quick review of  Splintered by A.G. Howard. I am keeping this one sweet and simple. I am sharing what I liked and disliked and my overall rating of the book. This story opens as Alyssa Gardner, ancestor Alice Liddell, the real-life inspiration for Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland , is dealing with…