The Hidden Benefit of Crowdfunding

Let me tell you a story (you might want some tissues on hand). Starting in 2012 I spent a year as a Mary Kay consultant selling cosmetics (good times, I learned a lot of valuable stuff). The Mary Kay culture emphasizes empowerment, belief in yourself, and working for positive change. So, there I was, a new Mary Kay rep, looking for people to empower with makeup, and giving free facials to anyone who would have me. Unfortunately, most people wanting free facials were people who couldn’t afford…

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Lily Singer Adventures Books 3 & 4 Cover Reveal!

Finally! The covers are finalized! It’s been a long road of exhausting design, planning, and tweaking, but I am proud to present you with the covers for Book 3: Allies, and Book 4: Legends in the Love, Lies, and Hocus Pocus series. Both books are scheduled to release April 28th, 2017 and will be available to order in ebook and paperback. If you can’t wait until then, though, next Wednesday, February 1st, I’ll be launching my Kickstarter project to fund these books!! (more…)

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The Writing of Glory

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My Dear Readers,

I’ve noticed quite a few people signing up to get blog notifications these days, and guiltily realized I haven’t posted a thing since last April. Time is precious, and when it came down to it I decided my time was better spent writing my books and connecting with readers. I still believe that, but I also know that people enjoy reading my books because they enjoy hearing what I have to say (really weird, right?). I figure I can…

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3 Life Lessons I Learned From Self-Publishing

I’m finally, FINALLY done. With what, you ask? Well, not much, as it turns out, as there is still much to do. But on this “not much” hinges my whole career. I’m done self-publishing my first two novels, Love, Lies, and Hocus Pocus: Beginnings and Revelations. They are completely edited, formatted, and uploaded for pre-order on Amazon.

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Love, Lies, and Hocus Pocus: Beginnings – Book 1
Paperback: myBook.to/LLHPBK1P
Ebook: myBook.to/LLHPBK1E

Love, Lies, and…

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Holding Hope in your Hand

I’ve been very distracted for the past two days. Why? I’ve been waiting on my ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies) to come! These are copies of my books that we have ordered to physically hold and look at with out eyeballs to make sure everything about them appears perfect, as well as sending multiple copies out to advanced readers for feedback.

Aaaaaaannnnd…THEY FINALLY CAME!!! (more…)

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