...because who the hell doesn't want an ARC signed by all the anthology authors? That's right, folks, today we're giving away the signed ARC (Advanced Reader Copy) of Into the Darkness: an anthology over in the 12 Days of Christmas event. Join the Facebook party and you could win the ARC, a $50 Amazon gift card,… Continue reading ARC Giveaway!
...because you know it's out there and happens more frequently than you could possibly realize. Plagiarism. It's a dirty little word, one that people frequently misspell and can't quite grasp its meaning. They ask, "Well, what is plagiarism exactly?" Really? I'll tell you exactly what plagiarism is.... Plagiarism is, in the scholarly realm, writing 3-4 words… Continue reading Let’s Talk About Plagiarism
...because you KNOW I don't do these things for myself as an author or even publisher (yet). *gasp* An actual honest-to-goodness author event? Yes, my darling minions.....well, it's called Phoenix Comicon and it is the first weekend in June. Feel free to bring forth birthday tidings, and if they are of the food variety, let's… Continue reading Upcoming Event(s)
Are you waiting for Prince Charming to come rescue you from your common life? Why? Do you need to be rescued? We have raised generations of girls who think this way, and I'll admit that after being raised on Disney stories about princesses being rescued from whatever fate held them back, I was one of… Continue reading Why Kick-Ass Heroines Need to Exist
Pain. Heartache. Tears. All of these things are associated with love. That's right, L-O-V-E. Since I was the copy editor on Shannon Mayer's newest contemporary romance Ninety-Eight, I can't exactly review it on Amazon, but I can here on my website. The reason I'm doing this is because you have to read this book. I'm not kidding. In fact, I'm demanding you read this book. I have never before had a book pull so much emotion out of me. It's sweet, funny, heart-wrenching, warm, and soul searching. And it has one helluva plot twist that I will absolutely not give away, but trust me, you'll want to wring the author's neck. I *almost* bought a ticket to Canada.
Hello, my darling Minions! I've missed you so much. And I have GREAT news, but first, I have to show off this guy... Isn't he awesome? Fumangoddess gave him to me when we went to see RIDDICK Thursday night (and yes, I'm working on a review for that). But for the GREAT news! Just Ink… Continue reading Go “Into the Darkness”
My business partner (in crime-fighting) and I have released (finally) the next issue of our FREE e-zine Forever Nocturne! We have some wonderful writers this time, including Shannon Mayer, author of the Nevermore zombie paranormal romance series. This issue also features Corb Silverthorn, Christel Grady, Allison Claire, and Heather Mykkole Glover. And Sharon Gerlach, the aforementioned… Continue reading Forever Nocturne’s October 2011 Issue