Category Archives: The process

Bullet Journaling for Indie Authors

By now, I’m sure everyone has heard of bullet journaling. If you haven’t you are seriously missing out. Bullet journaling is an easy yet fun way to stay organized and creative all at the same time.  Are you interested? You … Continue reading

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Why I chose to Self-Publish instead of going the Traditional Publishing Route

Did I consider going the traditional publishing route? Of course I did. There isn’t an author, or want-to-be author, out there that hasn’t daydreamed of being picked-up by a traditional publishing house, given a huge advance, and being allowed to … Continue reading

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8 Female Indie Authors Who Are Killin’ It

This article, written by Shayla Raquel, from 2015 recently popped up in my news feed, and made me realize just how far I’ve come as an author in the last 3 years. 8 Female Indie Authors Who Are Killin’ It … Continue reading

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2018 Catfish Literary Festival

One of the things I love the most about being an indie-author is getting out and talking to people about my books and about the self-publishing process. I got to do just that on April 28th, when I spent the … Continue reading

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Do You Believe In Fairies?

As I do my research… (maybe for a new book ~ maybe not) I have to ask… Do you believe in fairies? Continue reading

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Preparing Your Manuscript for Editing!

As a kid, I never understood why my mom would always insist that my sister and I straighten up our rooms and help clean the house BEFORE the housekeeper came.

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2018 HSV Comic & Pop Culture Expo

This past weekend was the 2018 Huntsville Comic & Pop Culture Expo, and it was SO MUCH FUN!!! As an author, I love any event where I can interact with readers. It’s a great way to get to know what … Continue reading

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How to Write a Book in 4 Easy Steps

Writing a book takes time, patience, and story telling abilities. Other than that, as long as you have established an audience (say… blog followers for example), found a great team of editors, know a cover artist you trust, and… Continue reading

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From Destructive Chaos To Inspired Creativity… My Writing Space!

This WAS my work/writing space… I was stuck in the corner, at a tiny desk, surrounded by TOTAL CHAOS! On top of being an author, I have kids, work a full-time job, own my own skincare business (Check out my … Continue reading

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It’s been to long…

OK, I’ll be the first to admit that I am NOT a very dedicated blogger. It’s true, I can’t lie and say that I am. The thing is, when I have spear time… time that isn’t already committed to work, … Continue reading

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