Release Day! (and other things)

While the world goes collectively bonkers over election news (and that’s ALL I’ll say about that!), I have been busy celebrating the release of my debut novel, “The Girl in the Storm”! As I’m sure you’ve heard from me before, it’s been quite the wild ride and I have a feeling that ride is only just beginning. While I was stressingContinue reading “Release Day! (and other things)”

Doubt, or How I Slayed That Dragon, and Killed Some of My Darlings Too…

Well, I did it. I killed my darlings. There are still a few left, quite naturally, but the unwieldly beast that was the first draft of my novel, “The Girl in the Storm”, is now finally starting to come together. When it began it was probably close to 130K words, quite a feat no doubt,Continue reading “Doubt, or How I Slayed That Dragon, and Killed Some of My Darlings Too…”

Why I Write

Whenever I think of myself as a writer it’s easy to fall back to a love of stories and storytelling as the reason why I have always dreamed of venturing down this path. But that reason, while true in some respect, doesn’t quite manage to hit the mark. My love of writing began when IContinue reading “Why I Write”