History Class, Music, Publishing, Storytelling, World War 2, Writer's Life, Writing Tips

Musical Interlude: “I Dream of Jeannie With the Light Brown Hair”

I first shared this post in 2018, but as "Jeannie's" story is nearly ready for launch (and is currently up for pre-order!) it seemed like a good time to share it again. Launch Date: Nov 1, 2021! Choosing the right name is a difficult task- at least it is for me. As a child, the… Continue reading Musical Interlude: “I Dream of Jeannie With the Light Brown Hair”

Books, History Class, Publishing, Uncategorized, World War 2, Writing

My New Book Is Available For Pre-Order

It's time! I'm thrilled to announce that the e-book version my second novel, Where Shall I Flee? is up for pre-order on Amazon. If you'd like to order your copy, here's the link! The official launch date, when the book will be delivered to your Kindle and the paperback will be available for purchase, is… Continue reading My New Book Is Available For Pre-Order

Books, Uncategorized, Writer's Life, Writing Tips

Live, Learn, and Adjust Book Release Schedules Accordingly

Sometimes, just when you think you have all of the pieces in place, down they go! I'm afraid that I have to announce a partial delay on my book release. While my e-book will be available as planned, this Friday, June 28th, the paperback may or may not. (I guess this is where I get… Continue reading Live, Learn, and Adjust Book Release Schedules Accordingly

Books, Marketing and Branding, Publishing, Uncategorized, World War 2, Writer's Life

Let the Countdown To My Book Launch Begin!

It's official! My debut novel, Whom Shall I Fear? launches next week on Friday, June 28th. To celebrate, I'll be counting down with daily blog posts, and a chance to win some fabulous prizes. Special Upcoming Posts For the next week's countdown I'll be sharing daily posts on some pretty fascinating WWII topics inspired by my novel,… Continue reading Let the Countdown To My Book Launch Begin!

Books, Life, Marketing and Branding, Motherhood, Uncategorized, Writer's Life, Writing

Psssst! Do You Wanna See My Book’s Cover?

A friend and I recently talked about how producing a book is a little like having a child. There's the desire to do everything right and the worry over all the things that could go wrong with this bit of creation you've gotten to be a part of. There's the fear of letting go, of just what will… Continue reading Psssst! Do You Wanna See My Book’s Cover?

Books, Life, Publishing, Uncategorized, Writer's Life, Writing

Pre-Publishing Panics

  I'm avoiding my inbox. You see, waiting in my inbox is the first half of my book, back from my editor. After more than two years, my debut novel is just about ready to be launched out into the real world. And I...I am too scared to open that document. I know what needs to… Continue reading Pre-Publishing Panics