Category Archives: star-swept

So I managed 2,000 words of a blog post yesterday and then only about 800 of actual new words in my WIP, which is disappointing, but on the flipside I got to have lunch with a friend and then an … Continue reading

Posted in Austen, boys, feminism, narnia, other writers, PAP, star-swept, unicorns, writing life 5 Comments

I’ve been reading George R.R. Martin’s famous Song of Ice and Fire series (aka, Game of Thrones), after much prompting by Sailor Boy and all my other SFF-loving friends, and loving the first two seasons of the HBO show, and … Continue reading

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Since I was out of town on Monday, I missed the opportunity to share with you all an interview with me that Alexa did over at her blog, for her Author a (Mon)day feature. You know how much I like … Continue reading

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So I’ve been very quiet about what I’m up to, lately, and that is in large part because I’m not entirely sure what I’m up to, other than preparing for the release of ACROSS A STAR-SWEPT SEA in October. In … Continue reading

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Saw a great blog post today by Michelle Maison on getting the perfect title for your work (via Janice Hardy), and in reading, realized that I have utilized many of these methods myself. Sometimes, the perfect title comes in an … Continue reading

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Anyone who follows me on Twitter (or almost any YA author on Twitter, or the YA online scene in general) knows that all the hubbub lately has been about the Veronica Mars Movie Kickstarter. Launched last week, the project broke … Continue reading

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Let me start out this post by saying RIO IS FINE, and also, because it can’t be stated often enough (and for anyone who got here by googling): DON’T FEED YOUR DOG CHOCOLATE, GRAPES, OR RAISINS, and definitely no sugar-free … Continue reading

Posted in other writers, Rio, SSG, star-swept, unicorns, writing advice, writing life, YA, zoo 1 Comment

Sorry this post is a tad late today. We had a bit of a family emergency when Rio escaped from the backyard and had a close call with a car. Ugh, the guilt. Anyway, one question I got yesterday was … Continue reading

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Here are the Valentines that Q made for the kids in her class (okay, I did the lettering part): So very much fun. She can’t wait to head to school tomorrow and pass them out to “all her friends.” Having … Continue reading

Posted in feminism, other writers, Queenie, star-swept 9 Comments

Head on over to Epic Reads to check out the exclusive reveal of my beautiful new cover (and interview with yours truly). What are you waiting for?

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