In my head that is to the tune of Rhianna’s Work. #themesong LOL! via GIPHY This is what I need to be sure my crazy brain stays focused. Tonight I am writing with the fantastic Kallie Ross. She is an encourager, super inspiring, always has a plan and is getting stuff done. Even with that kind of accountability I still find it hard to stay focused. I only have to
So here I sit, almost three years into the journey of Enigma. It started by being moved to read again, hearing a word in a story and realizing I needed to write a book. Inspired, really, to write about Enigma. I can honestly say that this story, that has been developing in my mind, has grown to something that is pretty HUGE for this little wife and mom of three. Do I
I am so excited to be a part of this cover reveal. I have the honor of being friends and fans of many of the authors that are a part of this cool project. I am a huge fan of paranormal stories and this set covers all the familiar bases with wolves, vampires and dragons. BUT also brings in stories that include cupids, necromancers & Asgardians, WHAT!?! Join me in
Its July folks. JULY! AHHH!!!! How did this happen? Another month has flown by and I have gotten very little done on my first draft. 🙁 Today I have decided to try some new things in an attempt to get more words on the page and reach some goals. I have set solid deadline to get the first draft of Enigma out. I have 60 DAYS! Oh my…what have I done.
We are absolutely thrilled to bring you the Cover Reveal for Kallie Ross’s DEFEND! DEFEND is a Young Adult Fantasy Adventure and the second book in her A Lost Tribe Series. DEFEND releases on May 21st!! Add DEFEND to your TBR pile now and be sure to (re)read DESCENT while you wait! Add DEFEND on Goodreads! About DEFEND: After emerging from her Descent into an uncharted underground world, Ollie
I can not tell you how excited I am to share about “FRACTURED DARKNESS”. It’s almost here people!!!!! Morgan Wylie, the author of this amazing book is one of my best friends and has been a great influence on me as a writer. I have had the honor to read all the books in “The Age of Alandria” series and I LOVE THEM!!! Magic, Fae and some serious kick butt
Morgan Wylie, Gaby Robbins, and I (Kallie Ross) are discussing different ways to outline your novel, why it’s important, and how it can help you write a better story. We all work in different ways, even though notecards are the best, and we can all learn from each other. As a creative force, the thing to keep in mind is that trying various methods can lead to more/better ideas for
In January, Kallie Ross, Morgan Wylie and I have been taking one of the words from our fav hastag #LoveWriteCreate and writing about it. I got LOVE and the first thing that popped to mind was this phrase, “Promote What YOU Love”. This is what I think every time I let myself read comments in an article or peruse the “REVIEWS” of books online. I am not sure what it is
Let’s get real, TIME Suck(s)! Whether it’s a busy day and there’s absolutely no time for writing, or you can fit in an hour or two but only write 500 words, TIME has a way of sucking! I (Gaby Robbins), Morgan Wylie, and Kallie Ross discuss how we’re fighting time each day. With time management, planning, preparing and ploughing through you can get a lot more done than you ever imagined.
On this hangout, Kallie Ross, Morgan Wylie and I have some fun fleshing out new novel ideas. With some of the wacky writing exercises Kallie uses in the classroom, you’ll see that your own ideas aren’t far from becoming a novel! If you want to follow along, but hate the idea of missing out on a question, here’s a list of the writing exercises in this hangout…