Blogging From A-Z Challenge: G is for Gin Wigmore


Inspiration

Welcome to Day 7 and Week 2 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. This week features three of my absolutely favorite female rockers, so buckle up for a fun and rockin’ week! Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is […]

April 8, 2019

Blogging from A-Z Challenge: F is for Lacey Sturm/Flyleaf


Inspiration

Welcome to Day 6 of the Blogging from A-Z Challenge. Just a quick introduction: my name is Elissa Kane, and I am an indie author working on my first mystery novel, A Deadly Melody, which is book 1 of the Fallen Rockstar series. If you want to find out why I chose this theme, please check out my Blogging from A-Z […]

April 6, 2019

Camp NaNoWriMo April 2019


Writing

In addition to the Blogging from A-Z Challenge that I’ll be taking part in, I have also signed up for the April Camp NaNoWriMo. I will most likely sign up for the July Camp, as well. I am really trying to get A Deadly Melody completed in 2019. What is Camp NaNoWriMo According to the […]

March 29, 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

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