Archive: September 2013 -

Jackson Baer’s The Earth Bleeds Red Cover Reveal

Jackson Baer’s The Earth Bleeds Red Cover Reveal

I interviewed author Jackson Baer a few months ago, and he was really funny.  But his book is dark!  I'm happy to reveal his spooky, scary cover on its first day here!   The book releases in October, and you can now add it to your goodreads list! Synopsis:  Scott and Jessie are a couple in love. Ashley, their only daughter, is 17-years old and has vanished; leaving behind nothing but a pool of blood. Her strange disappearance is quickly thought to be a homicide. Her cozy, northwest town is stunned when police find the body of another girl at the bottom of the Willamette River. The eerie...

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Why a pen name?

There are two kinds of authors:  those who use a pen name and the people who choose to write under their real name.  Absolutely nothing else in writing is as black and white as that.  In all other aspects, types of authors vary infinitely.  But in this case, there's only two options. Many writers I know like writing under their own name.  There's a sense of pride in seeing your own name in print.  There's no confusion as to the name you answer to at book signings and other writing events.  Your parents can find your books on store shelves without asking you a million times how your "fake"...

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To All The Men…

Rest assured...if you're a man, and I've met you...YOU SIR, are featured in my books!  That's right!  Taylor Swift sings about her ex-boyfriends.  I write about them. To all my past boyfriends, teachers, guy friends, male movie characters I lusted after, men I talked to while waiting at a bus stop...and of course my wonderful husband.  Thank you for being unsuspecting influences behind the male characters in my books. (Now don't you want to read it and find out what character you might be?)  wahahahaha.... Some of my male characters are based on just a couple traits from you. ...

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