Steel Blood Deleted Scene

Happy New Year to all of my awesome readers! In honor of 2017 finally being over, and to celebrate my birthday (yes, I’m a New Year’s Eve baby), I’d like to share a scene that was left on the cutting room floor after my beta readers read one of the earliest drafts of Steel EmpiresContinue reading Steel Blood Deleted Scene”

October Wrap-Up & November Goals

Happy Halloween! I’m traveling tomorrow, so getting a jump on my monthly round-up post today. Please enjoy this picture of a vampire writer in her natural habitat from a Halloween party I attended this weekend. Apparently Waldo has gone to the dark side. Tonight I’ll be packing for my trip and giving out candy toContinue reading “October Wrap-Up & November Goals”

Review: Midnight Crossroad (Midnight, Texas #1) by Charlaine Harris

Like The Magicians, I’m glad that I watched the television series version of this story before picking up the books. However, unlike The Magicians, it wasn’t because the screen version fixed things that I hated about the books. In this case, it was purely because writing for screen is different than writing for the page. 

Not your typical vampire: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #13

Author Jennifer Loring asking me the ever-important question about writing in the fantasy genre. What makes my vampires and other supernatural creatures stand out from the crowd? How did I put my own spin on the mythology while still making my characters recognizable? Take a quick look: My vampires fit the mold in that they’reContinue reading “Not your typical vampire: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #13”

Meet Victory: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #8

Because our books are being released a week apart, I teamed up with fellow RDSP authors Lee Murray and Dan Rabarts to do a bit of cross-promotion. This morning, I interviewed the main characters of their upcoming novel, Hounds of the Underworld, on my blog, and they were kind enough to do the same! A quickContinue reading “Meet Victory: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #8”

The history of Limani with A.M. Justice: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #4

For the next stop on the Steel Blood blog tour, I couldn’t miss a visit with my internet doppelganger, author A.M. Justice! We share a love of world-building in our fantasy novels, so she asked me to write a bit about how the city of Limani came to be. A quick look: But while theContinue reading “The history of Limani with A.M. Justice: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #4”

New Book Excerpt: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #3

Happy book birthday to the third book in the Steel Empires series! Steel Blood features the continuing adventures of Victory and Mikelos, who couldn’t quite manage to stay safe at home while their kids were off having adventures in Steel Magic. Today, the book is now officially available in hardcopy and ebook form from the following retailers:Continue reading “New Book Excerpt: STEEL BLOOD Blog Tour Stop #3”

Book Spotlight & Review: BITE SOMEBODY ELSE by Sara Dobie Bauer

Happy book birthday to an excellent sequel! Yesterday, I interviewed author Sara Dobie Bauer about her paranormal romance Bite Somebody. Today, I’m pleased to review the sequel, Bite Somebody Else. #Imogene4Life! ABOUT THE BOOK Imogene helped her newbie vampire friend Celia hook up with an adorable human, but now Celia has dropped an atomic bomb of surprise:Continue reading “Book Spotlight & Review: BITE SOMEBODY ELSE by Sara Dobie Bauer”

Author Interview with Sara Dobie Bauer

Earlier this month, I reviewed a fantastic paranormal romance called Bite Somebody, which was equal parts adorable and hilarious. Tomorrow, the sequel comes out! To celebrate, I’m interviewing author Sara Dobie Bauer today, but be sure to check back here tomorrow for my review of Bite Somebody Else, which is currently available for pre-order. ABOUT THEContinue reading “Author Interview with Sara Dobie Bauer”

Review: BITE SOMEBODY by Sara Dobie Bauer

Disclaimer: I acquired this novel at a convention through a book trade with the author, whom I consider a friend. Not gonna lie — I probably never would have picked this novel to read without outside influence. But I met the author at a convention and we hit it off immediately, and I knew basedContinue reading “Review: BITE SOMEBODY by Sara Dobie Bauer”