I am FREAKING OUT. But in a good way. [sorry for the ensuing caps and shouting that ensues…] Seriously. I AM GOING TO BE A PUBLISHED AUTHOR. My trilogy THE HAVLVES OF US (THOU) will be published by The Parliament House Press with my debut novel coming out in Winter 2018! [INSERT SQUEALS OF JOY AND JUMPING UP   Read More …

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  I have been doing these writing challenges with a close friend of mine. The other day, one of the questions was to pick a single word that describes your personality – and tell why you picked that word. A single word swirled around in my mind – DETERMINED. I think that describes me pretty   Read More …

So I thought I would do a post to catch you up on where I am in the submission process – how I am feeling about it all…and answer the question I get asked often now – when is your book getting published? My last round of submissions went out earlier this week (minus a   Read More …

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A month ago I was in my home office, updating my dry erase board calendar. I drew small black rectangles in the box of each day and convinced myself I could do it. By it, I mean participate in my first NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). November was National Novel Writing Month and the goal   Read More …

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November is a busy month – there is Thanksgiving and my wedding anniversary. Plus my younger sister’s birthday (which she won’t let me forget about…she’s going to be 14 so birthdays are still awesome).This time of year is also when I photograph the Huntsville Heart Walk and family/portrait sessions get booked pretty fast with the   Read More …

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This year I did not take on as much photography projects that I normally do – but for another passion  that is near and dear to my heart – I focused on my storytelling, my writing. See, as I mentioned in my previous posting – I wrote a manuscript and I have been editing it   Read More …

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