We’re making great progress and my trainer thinks he’ll be ready to come to the SCBWI conference with me in June.
I’m very excited that my trainer thinks Ringo will be ready to go with me to the SCBWI conference in June. And that will be huge for me.
If you follow me on social media you’ve probably noticed the world’s okay-est service dog in training in the background. (He’s got a new vest by the way) We adopted Ringo back in May. He’d been in the shelter for three months, which I still cannot believe because he’s a cutie patootie, having been pickedContinue reading “Ringo: SDiT”
I am finally-FINALLY-done with school. I now hold a BA in Writing Arts, an MA in Writing, and an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults. I have 10k left on my current work in progress and it’s killing. Because I’m at a point that gets my MC to the end. And I knowContinue reading “That Work in Progress”
Ooooh, sounds spooky. Wait… they just… rub poison on her? Are these queens giftless? So only Mirabella has powers? She sounds kinda full of herself. Oh, she’s not full of herself. Arsinoe, low magic doesn’t seem like such a good idea. Okay, maybe it’s working for you. Birthdays… are… weird… Why are you eating allContinue reading “20 Thoughts While Listening to Three Dark Crowns”
Whoo, book nerds. Blogging, especially about books, has been an adventure. An adventure in wondering where my time went and why I requested this thing. Here are some things I wish I knew before I started. #1 That sounds terrible. Say it with me, book lovers: I don’t want to read that book. I know,Continue reading “10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Book Blogging”
Books, books, books, books, books, books, books. It seems like we’ll never be able to get through our TBRs, like we can’t get enough pages, like we never have enough new titles. Well, good news, there’s an app for that. Hoopla Check with your local library system to see if they’re partnered with Hoopla, whichContinue reading “Apps for Booknerds”
This narrator is so whispery… Whispery works for Xifeng, though. Ew. Wei. You suck, you controlling white-night complex. DID YOU GUYS KILL GUMA!? We’re in the forest. In the forest, in the forest, in the forest. Lady Swan… You cray. Aww the emporer is nice… OMG LADY SWAN BACK THAT CRAY UP! What is thisContinue reading “15 Thoughts While Listening to Forest of a Thousand Lanterns”
So I’ve been beyond fed up and bored with Facebook lately. It’s beginning to feel a lot like MySpace and the ads are out of control. Similarly with Twitter, although I like Twitter more than Facebook since I can actually see content from Businesses and People that I follow rather than a million different spammyContinue reading “Discussion: Connect with Me”
Tomi Adeyemi conjures a stunning world of dark magic and danger in her West African-inspired fantasy debut, perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir. Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zelie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the nightContinue reading “Giveaway: Children of Blood and Bone”