Writing

(Sub)Urban Fantasy

Urban fantasy is a relatively newer genre of fiction (harkening back to the 1970s with some noir stuff from the 1930s) that place fantasy concepts into the contemporary world, typically in a city and typically in secret. There are plenty of outliers, including modern worlds where magic is the norm, or alternate histories where magic… Continue reading (Sub)Urban Fantasy

Vacancy

Cover Reveal – The Willful Inheritor, Vacancy Book 3

Technically, I sort of already did this on Wednesday, but here's the big deal post for the cover of the last book in the Vacancy series. As always, cover by the lovely Anna at EerilyFair Design! That's right, she's pink and she's coming out early because I am just so dang excited about her! The… Continue reading Cover Reveal – The Willful Inheritor, Vacancy Book 3

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The Wayward Deed is Here!

Vacancy Book Two: The Wayward Deed Get it now! It's officially release day for book two of the Vacancy series! I've been anticipating this for almost no other reason than to prove to myself I can keep doing something and get that much closer to the finish line. I've literally never felt so accomplished in… Continue reading The Wayward Deed is Here!

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So Many Free Review Copies!

Dear Reader, I've got so many surprises for you! Well, it's really, like, one surprise with a bunch of little pieces. ARCs are here! Both for The Wayward Deed and for a whole host of fantasy novels by loads of great authors over on StoryOrigin. First, Vacancy Book Two. Grab the Advanced Reader Copy of… Continue reading So Many Free Review Copies!

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The Wayward Deed – An Excerpt

Vacancy Book Two: The Wayward Deed comes out May 19th, 2021, free with Kindle Unlimited or just $3.99. As the sequel to The Weary Traveler, you might encounter some minor spoilers by reading what follows if you haven't read the first book in the Vacancy trilogy (also free on Kindle Unlimited or $2.99), so if… Continue reading The Wayward Deed – An Excerpt

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Pre-Order The Wayward Deed Now!

Vacancy Book Two: The Wayward Deed is set for release on May 19th, and you can pre-order it now! Get it here! Lorelei Fischer has finally settled into her new life at enchanted bed and breakfast Moonlit Shores Manor, and besides that teeny tiny attempt on her life—which, by the way, she survived—things are going great.… Continue reading Pre-Order The Wayward Deed Now!

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Funny Beta Reader Comments

My husband is one of my beta readers. He's definitely not my target audience, and he's not much into romance (says his eyes glaze over when I write about how somebody smells), but he is a fan of fantasy and has a BA in English, so he's not the worst pick. While I do have… Continue reading Funny Beta Reader Comments

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The Weary Traveler is here and it’s FREE

Get it now! The day has finally come, and Vacancy Book One: The Weary Traveler is ready for consumption at the low, low price of absolutely nothing! February 24th through 25th the book will be free, so please go pick it up during that period. It's only two days this time instead of the normal… Continue reading The Weary Traveler is here and it’s FREE

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The Weary Traveler – An Excerpt

The first book of the Vacancy trilogy comes out on 2/24, and if you're deciding whether to pick her up (for FREE if you wait til the 24th or 25th to snag her), maybe this will help. Here's the first chapter. Chapter 1 - Vacancy “I just need somewhere to stay.”It’s not a very consequential… Continue reading The Weary Traveler – An Excerpt

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Looking for ARC Reviewers for The Weary Traveler

We're less than a week away from release, and now's the part where I really have to buckle down on promotion aka the worst part. The text is all done, well in advance this time which feels quite weird, so now I need to figure out how to get people to read it. I've got… Continue reading Looking for ARC Reviewers for The Weary Traveler