Between The Pages: 1940s Slang

Between The Pages: 1940s Slang

When you read a book, you’re reading an awesome story—but there are so many things that happen behind the scenes to create that story that you never get to hear about. Between the side writing, research, cutting, plotting, and everything else, there’s a...
A Pantser’s Guide To Plotting

A Pantser’s Guide To Plotting

Hi, my name is Jenna, and I am a Pantser. I admit it. The thought of extensive outlines and plotting charts and beat sheets send me running for the hills. My story becomes too stifled if I tell it what to do ahead of time instead of the other way around. But it seems...
New Year, New You – Blah, Blah, Blah

New Year, New You – Blah, Blah, Blah

I see it everywhere— “New Year, New You!” Initially, it’s a nice sentiment—It’s a fresh year, make a fresh start. Now is your chance for a change. But let’s face it—we all know those New Year’s resolutions are pretty much shot by...
The Power of Yet

The Power of Yet

  “I can’t do it!” She angrily shoved her notebook across her desk and raked her hands through her hair, frustration oozing out of her pores.  Her teacher calmly slid the notebook back in front of her and picked up the tossed aside pencil....
Hello!

Hello!

Welcome to my blog! I hope you’ve had a chance to click around my site to learn a little bit about me. Here I will be posting articles, thoughts, tips, updates, and more, so stay tuned! I look forward to interacting with you over the days ahead! If you...