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Most Highlighted + Graphics + News

Amazon Publishing released a new tool for its authors, and one of the coolest bits of data we now have easy access to is our most highlighted quotes. I was delighted to find these two were your favorites: "Who walks into a wolf's den and comes out alive? Her father's old joke came unbidden as… Continue reading Most Highlighted + Graphics + News

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Readings and local bookstore news!

I'll be reading on Tuesday, May 9th at the Vermillion in Seattle at 7pm as part of the At The Inkwell reading series. The theme of the night is "The Morning After" : Life is filled with great parties, bad dates, national tragedies, personal successes, and other transformative events that shape us. But what do… Continue reading Readings and local bookstore news!

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Author Interview: Black and a Half Podcast

Last week I sat down with the guys at the Black and a Half podcast to talk about Death's Dancer. Hosted by comedians Manny Martin and Silas Lidenstein, we meandered through current events and pop-culture, including our favorite shows to binge watch,  the perils of professional wrestling and how I fell in love with Prague. Check… Continue reading Author Interview: Black and a Half Podcast

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Goodreads Giveaway

I've got this big stack of proofs (beauty marks and all) taking up space on my desk. Enter now to win a signed copy! (sorry, this one's for US readers only) .goodreadsGiveawayWidget { color: #555; font-family: georgia, serif; font-weight: normal; text-align: left; font-size: 14px; font-style: normal; background: white; } .goodreadsGiveawayWidget p { margin: 0 0… Continue reading Goodreads Giveaway

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Kindle Scout Campaign Wrap up (and news!)

My Kindle Scout Campaign for Death's Dancer wrapped on July 22, 2016. Seven of the longest days of my life later, I got an email from the Kindle Press team. Death's Dancer has been selected for publication. WOOOOHOOOOOO! If you follow me on IG, you know there was a little celebrating. You may have heard… Continue reading Kindle Scout Campaign Wrap up (and news!)

Are we there yet?
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To begin at the beginning: what the hell is a Kindle Scout and why was it for me?

  We were living in Prague for the first time when I wrote the draft that would be Death's Dancer during NaNoWriMo. I described it to my writing buddy as the romance novel that's been fighting it's way through all the urban fantasy and comic books in my head for the last 10 years. It's not… Continue reading To begin at the beginning: what the hell is a Kindle Scout and why was it for me?

Death's Dancer Isela
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Hot and Trending

Woohoo, 8 days in and Death's Dancer has been getting some serious traction in the hot and trending category. Really excited to see readers connecting with Isela, Azrael and the dancers of Prague. Come see what all the ruckus is about and get a chance to recieve a free copy as part of the Kindle… Continue reading Hot and Trending

Death's Dancer Cover Reveal Kindle Scout
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Cover Reveal & Kindle Scout Campaign

From now until July 22, 2016, go to the Kindle Scout Campaign page to download the first three chapters for free. If you like what you read and want to see the rest, vote to nominate it for publication. When the campaign is complete, nominations will be combined with the editor's review to decide if Death's Dancer will be awarded publication… Continue reading Cover Reveal & Kindle Scout Campaign