I’ll be the first to admit it: autocorrect and I have a love/hate relationship. It LOVES to ‘correct’ my sh*t, and I absolutely HATE it. If you follow me on Twitter, you are probably well aware of this fact.
However, that does not mean all editing is bad. In fact, solid editing is probably one of the most important aspects of publishing your work. Unfortunately, the process can be long and (after what feels like the 700th time through your manuscript,) tedious. But, regardless of how arduous the process is, you should never, EVER discredit the edit.
Which is a lesson I learned the very hard way.
Continue reading Author Toolbox: Let’s Talk About Typos
I have some exciting news! There’s a new Book Tour in town, and I get to be a part of it!
Continue reading SerendipiTea Book Tour
It’s taken me a couple dozen years, but I have recently learned something about myself that I find rather interesting. It’s something that I’ve never really paid attention to, but the course of my life over the past year has completely validated.
Here it is: Continue reading Where There’s A Whim, There’s A Way
It’s hard to believe, but it is already almost the end of the first month of 2017. I have to say, though it’s been busy, this month has definitely kicked off the new year with a great start. And it’s all because of you. Continue reading Thank You For Sharing!
This month I hosted a game called #authorconfession , where authors from all over Twitter could join in and spill some of their dirtiest writing secrets. I loved seeing all the responses, but I’d be lying if I said it wasn’t challenging to provide answers to all of the questions myself.
Continue reading These are my Confessions…
There are many people who hold the belief that 2016 was a garbage-fire of a year. I have to say, for the most part, I agree. 2016 was rough for a lot of people for a lot of different reasons. But as I look back on the past year, on a personal level, I’ve had a pretty good year. 2016 was a year of growth and discovery for me and I will always be grateful for the lessons I learned.
Continue reading What’s in a Year?
Hello wonderful authors!
I recently connected with many of you through Raimey Gallant’s amazing #NanoBlogHop and it has been so nice to meet you all. Personally, I love Twitter-especially as a way to get to know really great people. So I thought it might be fun to do a Twitter Game to get to know each other. Continue reading Wanna Play A Game?