Category: writer

Book Review: LIGHT IT UP, by Nick Petrie

Because I won a copy of Nick Petrie’s LIGHT IT UP on Goodreads, I went ahead and ordered the first two books in the Peter Ash series. It was a risk. What if I did not care for Petrie’s writing? I’d be stuck with three books I didn’t want to read. That’s what. Thankfully, that […]

Book Review: The Clarity, by Keith Thomas

I received an advance review copy of Keith Thomas’ The Clarity. After reading the back cover synopsis, I bumped it ahead of the book on my To-Be-Read (TBR) pile. And within a few days, finished the book with a sense of “wow, that was not what I expected!” kind of feel. Ashanique is a young […]

Book Review: Find You In The Dark, by Nathan Ripley

Find You In The Dark is the debut novel from Journey Prize winning author, Nathan Ripley (Naben Ruthneum). I am thrilled I received an advance copy, as the book won’t actually be released from Atria Books until June 2018. The main character is Martin Reese. Married, with a fifteen year old daughter, Reese made a […]

Three Easy Steps to Becoming a Published Author

In my newest blog/vlog, I talk about Three Easy Steps to Becoming a Published Author. And the title is so misleading. There is nothing easy about becoming an author. There are, however, steps you can take to ensure you are at least on the right path! I am going to ignore all of the obvious […]

Top Four Mistakes Writers Make

Hey, everyone! It’s me again. This blog is set to correspond with my new Author Series on YouTube. Be sure to watch the video (HERE), as well! Today, I wanted to talk about, what I consider, the Top Five Mistakes Writers Make. Thing is, there are more. Many, many more. What I have tried to […]