Lotsa stuff today… I’m over at Romance At Random talking about the lies we tell in celebration of the upcoming releases (next Tuesday!) of When Passion Lies. Come say hi! And today (May 21) is the last day to enter the contest! Don’t miss out! And on a personal note, I’m going to be so […]
Overheard at my house: [Scrippet] INT. STUDY – NIGHT WRITER sits at her computer, face lit only by the blueish glow of the monitor. Her fingers tap a rhythm on the keyboard. A CRASH interrupts the stillness. DRAMA PRINCESS (O.S.) What do I do? What do I do!?! Writer tilts her head, looking up at […]
Don’t forget about the contest … a signed copy of WHEN PASSION LIES by J.K. Beck and any backlist Julie Kenner book (subject to availability). Deadline is midnight May 21, CST. The more folks who enter, the better the prizes! Kindle Fire, anyone? Get all the contest details here!
Yay!!! The Cat’s Fancy went live for the Nook this morning! Doing a happy dance!
I posted the other day about time management, and one of the reasons that managing your time is so important is so that you can put chunks of time into a “savings account” during which you can do your work. For me, this means being efficient at the house and school stuff so that I […]
If you don’t like spoilers and you haven’t seen The Vampire Diaries Season 3 finale called The Departed, then you should leave right now (wait, no, don’t leave. explore the rest of the site! Yeah, that’s it…explore….. I compel you to explore….) Ahem. Anyhoo, there’s no way to talk about the finale and not give […]
About five minutes away from finalizing the formatting of THE CAT’S FANCY, my first full-length ebook release (which, coincidentally, happens to be my first full-length novel!). Originally published in 2000, CAT holds a special place in my heart. It’s a light fairy tale about a cat in love with her master, and it was published […]
This article came into my inbox a few years ago. It was written for screenwriters, who do an obscene amount of oral pitching (yet another reason I prefer writing books…most of the time your pitch is on paper!). But with summer conferences such as RWA (Romance Writers of America) approaching, this seems like a great […]
Happy Mother’s Day, all you mom’s out there! This post originally appeared about seven years ago on THE MOMMY BLOG, but I thought it was appropriate for the occasion (with minor tweaks), especially as reading back over it makes me realize how much has happened since I first became a mom (the fact that I […]