I made it to 50,000 words in 29 days! I feel proud of myself and am happy that I discovered NaNoWrimo and had decided to participate for the first time last year. It's so cool to have exceeded the required word count twice in a row, and I look forward to participating again next year. … Continue reading I did it!
Taken from Chapter One Purchase: Amazon “Historical fiction, indigenous cultures, travel, blah, blah, blah…” I mumbled as I glided my fingers across the titles. Nothing captivated me enough to read. I almost gave up before landing on the romance section and my eyes fell on a rather interesting title: “Letters to my lover.” Taking out … Continue reading An excerpt from “Unresisting”
Prologue (Still a draft) THAT’S IT! I am different. Normal people don’t have the kind of dreams I have. These… dreams are more like reality; the things I touch, the smell in the air, and even the taste in my mouth. I’ve been having them since my sixteenth birthday two weeks ago, and they’ve only … Continue reading #TrailofShadows
I really like researching locations for my novels, but because I live in Rhode Island it's always first choice when I'm in doubt of where to set my story. For my fifth novel, Our Kind of Love, I decided to base it entirely in the city of Newport, whereas Finding Julian took place in three different places … Continue reading Behind “Our Kind of Love” – Setting
One of the ways that The Right Song separates itself from my other releases is the fact that I've implemented my love for music. Over the years, I've written a ton of songs that I haven't shared with anyone until now. So, I decided since I'm going to write a book about a girl pursuing … Continue reading The Right Song Soundtrack
The Right Song July 31st 2014 Amazon -Prologue The crowd roars. Some chant my name while others sing the lyrics to the song that brought me to this moment. It sets off a wild party of butterflies in my stomach. My heart starts racing and my knees shake. The music rises throughout the arena—my cue … Continue reading The Right Song Prologue