#MyChildKnows: Teaching our sons and daughters about consent

5 minutes is all it takes to educate our sons and daughters about consent. Protect them tomorrow by discussing it today. #MyChildKnows — Colleen Hoover (@colleenhoover) June 7, 2016 Earlier this week, friend, fellow writer, and awesome mom Colleen Hoover posted this tweet with the hashtag #MyChildKnows. I was hoping others would follow suit. I […]

Thank you! I had a great birthday. And #GiveawayMay was a giant success.

I woke up to hundreds of lovely birthday messages today on FB, Twitter, and email. Thank you all so much! I feel very loved. via GIPHY (I’m maybe happier about it than that cat, though.) I’m happy to say that all the #GiveawayMay prizes have been claimed and everyone has gotten back to me already. […]

THREE new prizes for #GiveawayMay and a #free book for everyone.

Good morning! I’m happy to report that there have been so many entries for #GiveawayMay and it’s garnered so much excitement I’ve decided to make it a yearly thing. This is fun! I love the tradition of receiving presents on your birthday, but let’s be honest: your mom did all the work. You should be giving her […]

Warrior women and “likable” romance heroines: Sari in The Staff and the Blade #IrinChronicles

The good news is: I finished the first draft of The Staff and the Blade!!! The bad news is… There is no bad news right now. I FINISHED THE FIRST DRAFT OF THE STAFF AND THE BLADE! But seriously, I always try to challenge myself with every book because I want to be a better […]


#GiveawayMay Win a signed copy of The Scribe #IrinChronicles

Did you know my birthday is in May? It IS! So to celebrate, I’m going to give things away. Each giveaway will run for a week, starting on Monday and ending on Sunday. There will be lots of prizes and lots of chances to win. If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, I’m going to […]


The looming asteroid has been called off. For now.

Wanted to post a quick update about what’s been going on in the last week. Most of you probably caught from my blatant and somewhat overwhelming self promotion… That The Staff and the Blade is now available for pre-order! Wait, you didn’t get that? Too much? But really, promotion makes me itch. It’s a necessary […]

COVER REVEAL: The Staff and the Blade

It’s TIME! Bwahahahaha. I’ve been holding this cover back for MONTHS because this book has been such a bear and I didn’t know when I’d be close to finishing. But now, I can tell you the book will be Available JULY 12, 2016 And the cover is…   B&N: http://tinyurl.com/SBNook Kobo: http://tinyurl.com/SBKobo SW: http://tinyurl.com/SBSmWords Goodreads: […]