Blogging from A-Z Challenge: Theme Reveal

Inspiration

I’m super excited to jump back into the Blogging from A-Z Challenge in 2019. I have taken part in the challenge for the past few years, but fell out of love with blogging last year, so I skipped it. Now, I’m more focused and back with my main topic(s) for the challenge: Writing and Music. […]

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Get To Know The Character: Elle

Characters

In preparation of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge, which starts on April 1, I thought it would be prudent to introduce you to my main character, Elle. She is the inspiration behind my 2019 challenge theme. I’m still in the process of writing A Deadly Melody, but while the story is still taking shape the […]

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A Deadly Melody Novel Playlist: Chapter 3 (A-Side)

Playlist

Music is a huge part of my life. So, it is no surprise that it is also a huge part of my novels. I thought it would be fun while I am writing A Deadly Melody to post my chapter playlists, so it will give you a little glimpse into what songs are inspiring my […]

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Blogging from A-Z Challenge: Theme Reveal


Inspiration

I’m super excited to jump back into the Blogging from A-Z Challenge in 2019. I have taken part in the challenge for the past few years, but fell out of love with blogging last year, so I skipped it. Now, I’m more focused and back with my main topic(s) for the challenge: Writing and Music. […]

March 18, 2019

Get To Know The Character: Elle


Characters

In preparation of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge, which starts on April 1, I thought it would be prudent to introduce you to my main character, Elle. She is the inspiration behind my 2019 challenge theme. I’m still in the process of writing A Deadly Melody, but while the story is still taking shape the […]

March 13, 2019

A Deadly Melody Novel Playlist: Chapter 2


Playlist

Music is a huge part of my life. So, it is no surprise that it is also a huge part of my novels. I thought it would be fun while I am writing A Deadly Melody to post my chapter playlists, so it will give you a little glimpse into what songs are inspiring my […]

February 13, 2019

A Deadly Melody Novel Playlist: Chapter 1


Playlist

Music is a huge part of my life. So, it is no surprise that it is also a huge part of my novels. I thought it would be fun while I am writing A Deadly Melody to post my chapter playlists, so it will give you a little glimpse into what songs are inspiring my […]

January 30, 2019

I Love NaNoWriMo, but. . .


Writing

I have been a part of National Novel Writing Month for six years now, and it is something I always look forward to in November. But, for me, it isn’t always the best way to write. What is NaNoWriMo? National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, or NaNo as it is also called, is an online […]

January 16, 2019

A Deadly Melody Novel Playlist: Prologue


Playlist

Music is a huge part of my life, so it is no surprise that it is also a huge part of my novels. One of the first things I do when outlining a new novel is to make a novel playlist. Sometimes, as with A Deadly Melody, I not only have a main novel playlist, […]

January 2, 2019

NaNoWriMo Wrap Up & What to Expect in 2019


Novel Update

I won NaNoWriMo, barely This year’s NaNo was pretty rough. I battled two major colds, worked long hours at my job, and was feeling pretty uninspired. But even after all of that, I somehow managed to win with just a little over 50,000 words. My final word count was 50,155. Not too shabby! I still […]

December 26, 2018

Inspiration for my Novel, A Deadly Melody


Inspiration

Music awakens so much imagination in me. I can hear a song on the radio or shuffled on my iTouch and get transformed, even if for only a few minutes, to a completely different place and time. I love that about music! I think that is why music is so prevalent in all of my […]

August 27, 2018

Writers’ Police Academy: Days 2 & 3


Research

Originally posted June 11, 2014. Now that we’ve made it to days 2 & 3 of the Writers’ Police Academy, the real fun begins! The day begins with an orientation and announcements, given by Lee Lofland, the mastermind behind the Writers’ Police Academy. This is especially helpful for those people who didn’t make it to […]

June 11, 2018