It’s the end of the month, and keeping up with the spirit of my 2017 goal, it’s time to check in on my Monthly Book Draft Challenge! Let’s see what February looks like! So, how was my improvement? Fairytale: 15k Gingerbread: 0 Ocean’s Daughter: 1k Total: 16k Alright! Approximately 16,000 new words for the month of February! That’s not bad at all! As you can see, most of my new words went into Fairytale. I’ve really been focused on completing that draft first, and admittedly it’s striking me with the most inspiration at the moment. Unfortunately, Gingerbread fell to the wayside a bit, but I have toRead More →

I have decided that 2017 is going to be my year of changes. Positive changes! Changes in MY control! My biggest change? Pursuing my dream of becoming a published author! Like many budding authors, seeing my name in print has been a lifelong dream. I have many novels in various stages of completion (you can read about them more in my Books page!), and this is the year I’m finally going to make them a reality. I know this is going to be a slow process, and I don’t yet have the discipline or time to sit down and pound out a thousand words atRead More →