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2016 In Review

Hello, my friends! Although there has been a lot of complaining during 2016, and yes, we lost some truly talented and iconic celebrities, but I wanted to take a brief moment and re-cap the wonderful year I have had. The success is because of my friends, my family, my readers, and to all those who […]

Writing in the 1990s

“When I went to school, we walked both ways. Uphill. In snow!” It was around 1992 when I took my writing serious. Since I was fourteen years old, the goal was to become a novelist. It was when I turned twenty-two I realized if I didn’t submit material I’d written, I could never reach that […]

Guest Blog: Author, Jay Wilburn

“The Weight of the Past” by Jay Wilburn The other day the little writing hut on our house was completed. It is basically a back deck that was enclosed when we first moved in and now it is finished off into an office off the bedroom. I have a desk and my computer out here. […]

Listen to Chapter 1 & 2 of SOUNDS OF SILENCE, read by the author (Me)

SOUNDS OF SILENCE Chapter 1 — read by the author, me! SOUNDS OF SILENCE Chapter 2 — read by the author, me! Thought it might be interesting to post the 1st four chapters of my YA novel, SOUNDS OF SILENCE, as read by the author. I am not a professional. I hope you enjoy it […]

Search for the Next YA Craze

Can YOU help find the next big YA craze? What genre will it fall under? Dystopian, Utopian, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Horror, Contemporary, adventure, or Humor? I plan to dedicate 2015 to reading MOSTLY (not all, but mostly) YA Books on my search for the Next YA Craze. (#NextYACraze). I don’t want to do it alone! READ the books with […]