Awwwww, the fun of the January edition of #WIPjoy is over, and the giveaway too. Now what??? Well, #WIPjoy is coming back in April, Lord willing! šŸ˜€ But since I created the first #WIPjoy last year, a lot of similar hashtag games have been created by other authors, so if you’re feeling a daily-tweet-shaped hole […]

Favorite Characters of Blood Mercy: Thicker Than Water

Iā€™m blogging today about a new book coming out at the end of this month! Blood Mercy: Thicker Than Water is co-authored by my good friends Janeen Ippolito and Julia Busko. Itā€™s a riveting novella and if you like vampires (or if you donā€™t like vampires!) you should check it out! šŸ˜€ Hereā€™s the blurb: […]

The Liebster Award

(This post isn’t going out until Monday, but as I write this I’m currently in labor with my fourth baby. Ā Yay! Ā Blog updates in coming weeks may be sporadic.) Fellow blogger and writerĀ Heather L.L. FitzgeraldĀ kindly nominated me for this award! Ā Thank you, friend!! Ā Heather blogs fantastic musings about literature, short fiction, and updates about her […]

Book Review: “A Time to Die” by Nadine Brandes (and GIVEAWAY!)

As soon as I heard about this book, I wanted it. A Time to DieĀ (first in a trilogy)Ā is a dystopian book – likeĀ The Hunger Games, Divergent,Ā orĀ The Giver –Ā but by a Christian author and woven through with themes of faith. Nadine Brandes’s desire is thatĀ A Time to DieĀ will spur readers on to live life more intentionally, […]