Buffy The Vampire Slayer

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I loved the Buffy the Vampire Slayer television series. Joss Whedon’s snarky dialogue is one of the reasons I became a writer. I recently started watching the show again on Hulu. The special effects and the fight scenes are a bit cheesy, but the story still works and the dialogue is snark-tastic. I was thrilled to hear that Joss Whedon … Read More

Slow Down Summer

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My grandmother once told me, “The older you get the faster time flies.” Now that I’m well into middle adulthood (sounds so much nicer than middle-aged) I understand what she meant. Once July 4th arrives, it feels like summer shifts into overdrive. Since both my husband and I work for school districts, we put off a lot of house maintenance … Read More

Sunday Funday

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I hope you’re having a great Sunday. I wrote 3000 words today, did a few loads of laundry, and I’m celebrating my mom’s birthday with cake tonight. Life is good. What’s going on with your Sunday Funday?  

Audiobooks: Do you read them?

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I’ve been toying with the idea of creating audiobooks for the Going Down In Flames series. This is new territory for me. I’ve always been one to read a book rather than listen to it. What about you? Do you listen to audiobooks? When do you listen…when you’re exercising or when you’re driving? How many do you listen to in … Read More

Driving Day


My girls weekend is over. Today we’re driving back home. Actually my sister is driving while I’m sitting in the back seat typing and hoping my iPhone hotspot stays on long enough for me to post this. We had a great time hitting the outlet malls. We didn’t buy much but it’s always fun to look. My husband will ask … Read More

Happy Father’s Day


Happy Father’s Day to my dad and all the other dads out there. I hope you have a great day. Here are some Father’s Day funnies. I hope they make you smile.

Make Me Laugh Wednesday: Funny Signs


It’s Make Me Laugh Wednesday: Funny signs edition. Why? Because I found these signs on Pinterest and I thought they were funny. I hope they make you smile. Have a great day.  

Thank You for Making Burning Bright a Best Seller


Thank you to everyone who purchased Burning Bright. Currently it’s the  number one Best Seller in Young Adult Contemporary Fantasy which means I am doing the author happy dance. This has been a very exciting week. Thank you to everyone who took the time to post a review or leave a star rating. For those of you who asked if … Read More

Excited Author Explains Book Release Day in Friends Gifs


Allow me to explain book release day in Friends gifs. Burning Bright comes out tomorrow which means I’m doing some of this:   And a whole lot of this: Release day for any book is exciting and fabulous and stressful. Since Burning Bright is the last book in the series all these feels are amplified by ten. I’m hoping that … Read More