TBR May 2019

Everyone has a TBR, right? A pile of books to be read, one that grows ever larger depending on the day. I want to post a monthly TBR of books I hope to read, not only fiction, but also craft books & non-fiction (I’m working on expanding my horizons!). I can usually read about 2 […]

Failures

Everyone fails. Einstein. Steve Jobs. Tony Stark (yeah, I know he’s not real. But it still counts!). Every single person that has achieved anything great has failed at least once. Most people fail repeatedly, and their success hinges not on their failures, but on their ability to pick themselves up and keep going. Currently, I’m […]

#AMMConnect: Spring 2019

Author Mentor Match—or AMM for short—opens for submissions for Round 6 from March 1-5, 2019. AMM is a mentoring program that matches YA and MG writers with published or pre-published authors. Want to learn more? Follow the hashtags #authormentormatch, #ammfam, and #ammparty on Twitter. Watch the video below for more information from AMM’s co-creator, Alexa Donne! SUBMISSIONS OPEN MARCH 1 […]

Pitch Wars 2016 Mentee Bio

#PimpMyBio is an optional blog post for the Pitch Wars 2016 mentee hopefuls. If you don’t know what Pitch Wars is, take a look over at Brenda Drake’s site, and learn all you want to know! It’s basically an awesome contest for writers where mentees (like me!) join up with mentors in the business (authors, […]

My Favorite Books of 2015

Last year, I set a goal to read 30 books. In the end, I actually read 27 books. Not bad considering I also worked full-time, wrote a few drafts of my first book, was an editor for a pop culture website, and had a personal life outside all of that. Even though I read close to […]