New Book Release – BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller)

New Book Release – BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller)

New Book Release - BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller) I did it a third time! I'm so excited to release my third young adult novel, Bought. This story has a special place in my heart, and I can't wait for readers to experience it! I said this the last time I released a novel (Tainted, February 2018), but I can't help it - I'm so excited! I never thought I’d be publishing three novels in less than one year after setting aside the trilogy I was working on. But when that story started to fall flat and I realized it needed more intrigue for even me to stay interested, I set it aside and I haven’t looked back since. Maybe someday I'll go back to writing Emme and Gabe's story, but for now, I'm charging forward. Not even a year ago, I started writing Shattered after Marris Sheffield showed up as a dead girl in one of my dreams. About six and a half months of...
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How to Find More Writing Time to Get More Words On the Page

How to Find More Writing Time to Get More Words On the Page

How to Find More Writing Time to Get More Words On the Page Finding time to write can be challenging, especially when we already feel swamped. How could we possibly devote more time to our writing work? We already know that if we want to write we need to make it a priority, and sometimes it calls for a creative approach to find more writing time and get the writing in every day. Maybe you have a full-time job that keeps you from writing as much as you'd like. While it may not be ideal for your particular situation, I want you to consider what it would look like if you had an extra part-time job. What would a typical day look like? Would you be working an extra 3-4 hours a few days per week? Now, what would it look like if you treated your writing like that part-time job? You wouldn't be allowed any distractions at the new job - you would be...
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