I see the hashtag #wonderfulwednesday a lot these days, and I love it. Stories of joy, moments of happiness, quotes for hope often accompany this tag, and I can never get enough light in my world! With the release of Valiant Heart nearly here, I cannot help but think about how exploring the worlds we find in books, games, and TV/movies can keep our senses … Continue reading Wonder-full Wednesday
Hi there! I’m blogging every day this week in preparation for Valiant Heart releasing on 1/15–just days away. Wow…how did it get here so fast? Creating the Tanahr Tales has been, first and foremost, an unmitigated labor of love. It’s why I chose to write fantasy romance and not just fantasy in the first place–I love writing love, and creating characters I cannot help but … Continue reading #TuesdayThoughts: Romance in Tanahr
Darkening of sun, lighting of night. The balance shifts. Here in the Northern Hemisphere where I live, today is the long dark and tomorrow marks the tilt toward sunnier days and, like many people I know, I’m glad of this. I yearn to the sunlight like a heavy-headed sunflower. I love the light of the warmer seasons. But I cannot forget the important work that … Continue reading Winter Solstice; a pause.
It is easy to say “thank you” or “I am grateful” when “Thanks” is in the very name of the holiday many people in my country are observing today. My hope for all of us this season is that we find just as many reasons to carry this ‘attitude of gratitude’ out into the world’s mundane Mondays, workaday Wednesdays and in our everyday interactions with … Continue reading Living Gratitude, Giving Thanks
To all who brave the torrent of words, the taunt of blank pages, the crush of deadlines to emerge with a shiny new novel, happy NaNoWriMo 2018! Enjoy the raw creativity of the month, and revel in the connections you make with authors all over the world who are doing the same. Happy writing! Continue reading Happy NaNoWriMo 2018!