Did You Miss the Bonfire Chat?

Last night was a whirlwind of laughs, hackers (yes, hackers), and all things fall at the Suddenly Forever Book Launch Bonfire over on Facebook. We did, indeed, get off to a whacky start when a viewer told us in the comment section that some “guy” apparently had hacked the event page and was posting bogusContinue reading “Did You Miss the Bonfire Chat?”

It’s Release Day for Suddenly Forever! + Giveaway

And just like that, my next book is LIVE and out in the world. (Cue the emotions!!!) Suddenly Forever is now available in paperback and ebook today! I’ve talked quite a bit about how this story means so much to me. Early on in the drafting process, I became emotional invested in Cora and LukeContinue reading “It’s Release Day for Suddenly Forever! + Giveaway”

When You Give an Author a Microphone

As a writer, I prefer to type my words. The only sound accompanying them is the click-clack of my keyboard. If I do use my voice, it’s within the private sanctuary of my office to test a line for clarity before revising. And so, a few months ago when I booked my very first podcastContinue reading “When You Give an Author a Microphone”

A Special Invitation, Giveaway, Plus Early Reviews of Suddenly Forever!

I am 99% done with putting the finishing touches on my next novel, Suddenly Forever. On October 6, this second book in the Laurel Cove Romance series will be available in both paperback and ebook. Final edits are done. Tweaks have been made to the cover design. My street team is currently reading their earlyContinue reading “A Special Invitation, Giveaway, Plus Early Reviews of Suddenly Forever!”

Behind The Scenes: Edits, Final Proofs, and Prayers

In three weeks, my second novel Suddenly Forever releases into the world! To say there’s been a lot going on in my world and heart is an understatement. I’ve talked on here before about how publishing a book is like birthing a baby. While I won’t belabor (pun not intended – ha!) that comparison againContinue reading “Behind The Scenes: Edits, Final Proofs, and Prayers”

Book Review: The Haunting at Bonaventure Circus by Jaime Jo Wright

If you’ve been around here for a long while, you know my love for Jaime Jo Wright’s suspenseful time slip novels runs deep. As a member of her street team, I was recently able to get my hands on an advanced reader copy of her upcoming release, The Haunting at Bonaventure Circus. Let me tellContinue reading “Book Review: The Haunting at Bonaventure Circus by Jaime Jo Wright”

Suddenly Forever Has a Cover (plus Pre-Order!)

It’s hard to believe this day is here. There are so many steps to writing and publishing a book. Some steps are taken inch by painstaking inch. While others feel more like grand, sprawling leaps. Today, I leap! Today I get to SHOW you the book! As someone who totally and unapologetically judges a bookContinue reading “Suddenly Forever Has a Cover (plus Pre-Order!)”

New Release! As Easy as Cherry Pie

Is there anything quite as exciting as a book you’ve been waiting for finally hitting the shelves? I don’t think so either! I’ve been somewhat impatiently waiting for Bell Renshaw’s new book As Easy as Cherry Pie to release and TODAY IS THE DAY!!!! I was so excited, in fact, that I sprung out ofContinue reading “New Release! As Easy as Cherry Pie”

Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Winners!

We’ve spent the whole month sharing some great Christmas books and now it’s time to announce the winners! First, a special thanks goes out to all of the authors who’ve so generously gifted copies of their books. Thanks to all of you, too, who chatted all month with me about Christmas and books and memories.Continue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Winners!”

Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Wrap-Up

This July, we have celebrated the heat wave of summer with a festive Mid-Year Very Merry Book Giveaway! Me and more than a dozen of my Christian fiction author friends joined forces to give away copies of our favorite Christmas books. You’ve got just two days to finish getting in your entries before winners areContinue reading “Mid-Year Very Merry Christmas Book Giveaway Wrap-Up”