Category Archive: Free Stuff

Sharon Bayliss & The Charge – YA Bound Sizzling Summer Giveaway

Hey everyone! Welcome to the Sizzling Summer Giveaway with YA Bound! I am lucky to get to host Sharon Bayliss (again!) for this huge bash, so here’s some info about her book The Charge. (If… Continue reading

Snapshots by Patricia Lynne – Welcome to the Birthday Bash!

Hi everyone! Today there is something very special going on. My #WriteMotivation buddy, Patricia Lynne, published a book. A year ago. She wasn’t able to do all the promo at the beginning that… Continue reading

300 posts, you say? Let’s celebrate! Who likes cookies and scones?

300 posts. I certainly hoped that I would get here one day, but it’s one of those goals that’s surreal until you actually reach it, and then it’s even MORE surreal. And it’s… Continue reading

A Friendly Reminder . . .

Morning, everyone!  I fully intended to have an actual “Thursday Tales” post for you today, but life happened instead (I also spent 3 hours gardening at my parent’s yesterday, and now have a… Continue reading

Tuesday Tantalizer – “Oppression” Launch Party with Jessica Therrien!

Good morning everyone (or whatever time of day you happen to read this)! I’m very excited!  Today, my friend Jessica Therrien, releases her first book!  This post is a part of her virtual… Continue reading

Saturday Sundries – Interview with Dana Sitar

Hi everyone, happy Saturday! Today, we have Dana Sitar with us.  I met her through the WordPress.com forums probably about a year ago.  Her first book came out a short while back, and… Continue reading

Friday Findings – Misc. Treasures

Hi everyone! I’m so very excited because I have a few local offerings for Friday Findings this morning! First up, the Ozark Creative Writers conference was the first writing conference I attended.  This… Continue reading

Saturday Sundries – The Forever Girl by Rebecca Hamilton, Author Interview & Giveaway!

Hi everyone! I’ve got a special treat for you this Saturday! We’re having an extra interview and giveaway this week.  I met Rebecca Hamilton on Twitter, and she had a book come out… Continue reading

Friday Findings – Blogfests & Tours Galore!

Welcome to my second installment of Friday Findings!  I promise, I won’t give a count every week, just while it’s still new :). We’ve got a lot on the plate today, with something… Continue reading

Tuesday Tantalizer – Interview & Giveaway with Shades of the Orient Author, Stephanie Guerrero

Today, I am very privileged to have Stephanie Guerrero here for an interview!  I connected with Stephanie back in October/November.  I know her brother and sister-in-law through my NaNo co-ML (The Barenaked Critic),… Continue reading

Friday Findings – Contests Galore!

Hi everyone!  I’m starting some new things on my blog, and trying to get it just a little more polished, so you may notice a few things moving around this weekend.  This is… Continue reading

Living on a Writer’s Budget Part 1 – Ways to Spend Less & Bring in More

I am blessed enough that my husband is now in a job where he can afford to support both of us without me working full time.  It didn’t used to be that way.… Continue reading

My NaNoWriMo Tools

Okay, still working on character charts, so I don’t have my next ‘Meet _____’ post ready yet, it will hopefully be up sometime tomorrow :). In the meantime, I’ve been bouncing ideas and… Continue reading

We Have a Winner!

Hey everyone! I hope those of you in the US had a wonderful, safe, Labor Day weekend – I know I did!  It’s the first time since my husband and I have been… Continue reading

My Writing Trivia – Prize: $10 Amazon.com Gift Card

It’s test time!  Okay, not really . .  but I couldn’t resist!  Once again, just a reminder that you must be a subscriber to my blog to be eligible to win the gift… Continue reading

My Writing: Gyti

This novel is my baby.  I first came up with the idea during my Lord of the Rings Fanatics Plaza days, and I was making it epic.  I even created languages, and have… Continue reading

My Writing: Father Time

I don’t remember the initial idea that I had for what I’m currently calling my ‘Father Time’ story, only that I did have it!  It was not a story that started with an… Continue reading

My Writing: Weeping Willow

In my ‘Breaking Down Categories‘ post, I mentioned the three main stories I have been working on for some time (and am supposed to be currently working on >_<, in between preparing for… Continue reading