Category Archives: Publishing

2014 SPRING SCAVENGER HUNT!!

Congratulations to the following winners of my personal giveaways. 1. FACEBOOK – Megan Rigdon 2. TWITTER – Rachel — @cutsofpaper 3. MY BLOG COMMENTS – Olivia You have all been reply messaged but in case you miss it – please … Continue reading

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DISRUPTION – COVER REVEAL AND EXCERPT

Hi guys, I’m just back from an amazing month away with my beautiful family. I had such a great time but am so excited to be home and working again! It doesn’t hurt that I have the best job in … Continue reading

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THE STORY ARC AND THE EMOTIONAL ARC

Generally, a book has 3 plot points and a resolution. It sounds pretty simple, right? Well, that’s not always the case. Deciding on the definitive markers of a story is very difficult. It’s not unlike a song – you need … Continue reading

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LOVE ON THE PAGE VS. LOVE IN REAL LIFE

We spend so much time reading about our heroes and heroines love lives and deciding what we believe is the right outcome for them – but what about us? What about “real life”? Do you believe if you were watching … Continue reading

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EMBRACE COVER REVEAL – US

What can I say? Today, Sourcebooks have revealed the stunning finished cover for EMBRACE and it is … beyond beautiful! The idea of a cover, for me anyway, is to show a little insight into the heart of a story … Continue reading

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The beginnings of EMBRACE and Violet’s exiled angels…

On the official launch day of the new EMBRACE THE SERIES website in the US www.embracetheseries.com I thought I’d post a blog on the ‘Beginnings of EMBRACE’. Drop by the site when you get a chance and sign up to … Continue reading

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ARC copies of Embrace in the US!

I have just laid eyes on the images of the absolutely incredibly stunning US ARC of EMBRACE and have learned that I am not above loud bursts of whooping and cheering and have had trouble removing the ear-to-ear smile plastered … Continue reading

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EMBRACE UK & EMBLAZE AUSTRALIA RELEASES!!

Well, the countdown is on, and in more than one country!! Very excited to have the UK release of EMBRACE fast approaching on the 6th of October. To all of the UK readers that have been in contact with me, … Continue reading

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Uk update and … drumroll … USA!!!

Hi everyone, I know I’ve been a little quiet of late and I apologise. I’ve just returned home from a trip to the US – which was fantastic and I’ll tell you a little more about that in a moment. … Continue reading

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THE NAIL BITING PUBLISHING EXPERIENCE!

First off, apologies – this blog is huge! It is a big topic so I have broken it into two parts – will post part 2 during the week. But I have found it is a subject a lot of … Continue reading

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