I’m running a Mother’s Day sale on SHIFTING DREAMS through Sunday only. For today and tomorrow, it is marked down to $1.99, so if you have been wanting to pick it up and haven’t, now would be the time!
New Release Stuff: Blood and Sand ARCs have gone out to reviewers, so of course, I’ll be nauseous until those first reviews come back. To new and aspiring writers: Those nerves? I don’t think they ever go away. This is my ninth book and they’re still there. Maybe someday I’ll have full and complete confidence in a book, but maybe by then, I won’t care enough to still be writing and worrying about making it the best it can be. Who knows? It’s a double-edged sword. BLOOD AND SAND is available for preorder on Amazon HERE and it will be out on May 28th.
Travel stuff: Istanbul! I’m going. Tickets have been bought (ouch!), hotel has been reserved, and the first book in the project has been outlined. I’m really really excited about this project. I started a Pinterest board for it HERE. It’s going to be a trilogy, for sure, but like the Elemental World, I can see this being a universe that I can branch out in. There are no vampires. No shapeshifters. This is something—dare I say it?—new. Not completely new (nothing is completely new), but it’s a very different take. We’ll see how it goes over. For now, I’m incredibly excited about it. Creative juices are flowing, and I’m already writing. I know I’ll have to go back and revise a lot for description, mood, etc. after I go to Turkey, but I’m dying to get the plot done NOW. Continue reading »