How to Make Writing A Habit: I WRITE!

One of the most annoying things about being an author when you have a full-time job is finding the time to actually write. Getting into a creative mode can be harder than making a perfect croissant (that’s hard people, have you tried to make them!? Those french bakers really just outdo themselves). I once heard […]

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Honest Book Review – After (Book 1)

AFTER – written by Anna Todd The Quarky Synopsis: Sweet innocent girl goes to college and leaves behind perfect Boyfriend 2.0 and “Stepford-perfect” single mother. Meets gorgeous, british, ass-hat at college on day one of her arrival. The total prick turns out to be a legit asshole, and yet sweet innocent girl can’t help but […]

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Honest Book Review: The Cruel Prince, by Holly Black

This is a big one to start with as it has a LOT of popularity in the YA and fantasy world. I wanted to start with a more well known author and book to layout the format of what I will try to give you all for an honest book review. I will do my […]

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How to Self Publish Your Novel as a Hard Copy: KDP and Create Space

Ready to get your book published? Yeah?! Me too! Well I have thought for the last two years, “When I am ready to self-publish I will do Kindle publishing and also get my book purchase to print published through Create Space. Well, did you know that Amazon recently bought Create Space? No? Neither did I. […]

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Self Publishing…Here I Come!

Three months and counting! I can’t believe I have made it this far, though I never doubted myself in the determination to be here, I never thought I would take matters into my own hands either. About six months ago I officially became fed up with the traditional publishing path. I have sent over 150 […]

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Writing a Theme: Insight into Writing a Book

One of the biggest questions I am asked when people find out I wrote a book is, “So how do you do it? How did you write the book, what is your process?” The number one thing I say back to this almost as often is, “I sat down and wrote!” But that isn’t the […]

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Captain Marvel, Absolutely Marvel-ous!

I’ll start right off with the good stuff, but first a slight PSA…there will DEFINITELY be spoilers in this post. . …..Spoilers are coming…..please don’t keep reading if you haven’t seen CAPTAIN MARVEL and want to keep all things a surprise. . I LOVE CAPTAIN MARVEL! Wow, what a great movie. Not for the typical […]

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I’m Close to Stabbing You with a Sharpened Pencil Man.

I would consider myself pretty laid back. It takes a lot to rattle my cage, and not just in the business world, I mean in my personal life. I am so very much the type to take a step outside my own world and think, “Well, why are you acting like this? What is the […]

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Mary Poppins: An Absolute Delight

This isn’t so much a movie review, though I will tell you I adored the new movie! Emily Blunt is AMAZING as Mary Poppins, I believed every second of it that she WAS indeed Mary Poppins. What I loved the most (SPOILERS!!!) is the part of the feature where Mary took the three Banks children […]

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Just a Few: Best and Worst Books I Read in 2018

The Great, The Sexy, and the Downright Dreadful Not So Nice Guy by R.S. Grey – I was out of work for a few months this year and was looking for some quick reads. Nothing serious but something fun and enjoyable. This book is what I found. OH MY GOD did I love this book. […]

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