The 777 challenge requires you go to Page 7 of your work-in-progress, scroll down to Line 7 and share the next 7 lines in a blog post. Once you have done this, you can tag 7 other bloggers to do the same with their work-in-progress. The following lines are from the novel that is now [...]
Tag: The Word Changers
The Word Changers Has a NEW COVER!!
Oh, yes ... but you can't see it on my site! At least, not today. The cover reveal is being hosted by the talented and lovely authoress, Anne Elisabeth Stengl. Head over to her blog to see the new cover for The Word Changers, and to enter your name into the giveaway for a signed [...]
And the Winners Are ….
So, my wonderful reviewers, the time has come to pull the names from the hat - literally 🙂 (Does it make it more fun if I tell you it was a pirate hat?!) My little Bug helped me out in drawing the names, and here's what they are!! The winner of the Amazon gift card is [...]
A Giveaway for Reviewers of THE WORD CHANGERS!
Once upon a time, there was an author who was very thankful for all the support she had received from her readers and reviewers. As grateful as she was, she knew that "thank you," and lots of smiles (which no one saw anyway) could only go so far.... So she decided to give something away [...]
Fun News for Reviewers of The Word Changers!
Most of you probably know the importance of getting reviews for your own book, or leaving reviews for others' books. They help potential buyers find a book to begin with, and then help them to decide whether or not it's the book for them. Real, honest opinions from real, honest readers - for me, at [...]
First Drafts and Dragons
Well, my friends, I am feeling a strange mixture of utter relief and tension right now. It's the feeling that comes when a first draft is finished (relief), and edits loom large (tension) .... Yes, you heard me. Mere minutes ago I typed the last sentence of my book. It is the second of a [...]
Book Sightings and Library Love
A couple of weeks ago I went to my local library and saw, for the first time ever, my own book on the library shelf! And not just one copy ... two! I was pretty excited, as you can well imagine! When I visited my alumni college (later that same day, as it happens), an [...]
Two Giveaways For THE WORD CHANGERS
A short and sweet post letting you know that you've got TWO MORE opportunities to win a paperback copy of The Word Changers! Christian Bookshelf Reviews is hosting a giveaway right now, which will end on Thursday (7/17). That's just three more days! Author Heather Day Gilbert also has a giveaway for my book on her blog, [...]
Introducing the Cast of Characters
Today I’d like to introduce you to some of the characters from The Word Changers. All of these people, save one, are unique in that they portray Characters within characters. Confused? Yeah, probably! Let me explain. Within The Word Changers is another book – a strange, dark fairy tale that Posy, our heroine, finds in her [...]
Mythical Retelling, Guest Post, and Upcoming Release Date!
Well, today is an exciting day! Mythical Retelling My short story, The Cost, was published in the Timeless Tales Magazine edition which released today! It is based on the Greek mythological story of Pandora's Box (I just love mythology, don't you?!). If you're not familiar with the story, you might want to visit here first [...]