Hello friends! It's been a little over a month since The Traitor's Tunnel was released, and I've been so thankful for the many kind reviews, and grateful to those who have been recommending the novella on Twitter and elsewhere. Seriously, it means so much to me! I had intended to celebrate the release, and then … Continue reading Upcoming giveaway: THE TRAITOR’S TUNNEL!
Following my The Traitor's Tunnel playlist in what may be a new tradition, to celebrate the cover reveal for The Longing and the Lack, I put together a playlist of songs that I listened to while writing the manuscript! 😀 This book is quite different from T3. It's single-POV, for one thing, centered on protagonist Lucinda Hightower. Lucinda … Continue reading Playlist: THE LONGING AND THE LACK
I never used to be the kind of person who wrote while listening to music. Then my husband got a work-from-home job. We had to start sharing the office, and I started listening to music while I worked. After over a year of this, the music has become pretty closely entwined with my stories. To … Continue reading Playlist: THE TRAITOR’S TUNNEL
If you read the original iteration of A Single Thread, you know Lucinda Hightower. Lucinda is an eighteen year old girl who has been followed by death omens her entire life--so in A Single Thread, when Morgan Fletcher tells her her brother's life is in danger, she takes him at his word and they team up … Continue reading A Brief History of Lucinda Hightower
Happy new year? I guess? If you know me or my work at all, you probably know how I'm feeling as an American right about now. For those of you who don't: it's not good. But in the face of so much that's not good, I'm more determined than ever to try and create things … Continue reading Coming Soon, because screw you, 2017.
Welcome to The Untold Tale read-along! The Untold Tale by J.M. Frey is the first book in the Accidental Turn series, the second book of which, The Forgotten Tale, will be released on December 6th. To prep for book two, we’re sharing a ten-part series that will be part recap, part review, and part discussion … Continue reading “Information, at last!”: The Untold Read-Along Part Two
A+ Ships is an irregular feature celebrating relationships in fiction between characters that fall along the asexual spectrum. For more information, see the A+ Ships FAQ. Our post today comes from Tabitha. This book sounds awesome and I look forward to checking it out. Thank you, Tabitha! Wes loves his life traveling the Pagan festival … Continue reading A+ Ships: Wes and Nash, MR. MARCH NAMES THE STARS
A+ Ships is an irregular feature celebrating relationships in fiction between characters that fall along the asexual spectrum. For more information, see the A+ Ships FAQ. Our post today comes from Eileen (see her blog here), writing about one of my favorite A+ Ships ever. Thank you, Eileen! I decided Sherlock Holmes was asexual well before … Continue reading A+ Ships Classic: Holmes and Watson
A+ Ships is a bi-weekly feature celebrating relationships in fiction between characters that fall along the asexual spectrum. For more information, see the A+ Ships FAQ. Book two in The Shadow Campaigns, the “epic fantasy of military might and magical conflict” (Library Journal) from the author of The Thousand Names… The King of the … Continue reading A+ Ships: Raesinia and Sothe, THE SHADOW THRONE
So, this time last week I wrote a post called Art is a Lie, Nothing is Real, about how I struggle with whether or not I count as an "artist," specifically in regard to my painting and drawing. I've been working for the last several months with watercolor. Despite its reputation for being difficult, I … Continue reading “Oh, Duh” Moments for a Fledgling Artist