If everything could ever feel this real forever,If anything could ever be this good again,The only thing I'll ever ask of you,You gotta promise not to stop when I say...Foo Fighters, "Everlong" Two years ago today, I published my first book. You know what? Let me rewind a little bit. I remember the first time… Continue reading I’ll never say when.
So, I'm sitting here, right, and I'm listening to the Counting Crows. If you don't know about my love affair with the Counting Crows, then I'm taking this moment to clue you in on that right now. I love them. Their music is the comfort of an old friendship that never fades, no matter how… Continue reading Sh*t is Getting REAL
In just a few days, I'll be announcing the release date for my book. My debut novel. The story I've poured everything into. The project that has been swarming my brain for years. The truth is, I am more proud of this than anything I've ever done. The truth is, I am absolutely terrified of… Continue reading The Truth Is…
With the release of Holly Freakin' Hughes, my debut novel about finding happiness in your own crappy situation, rapidly approaching, I thought it was time to treat you all to a little somethin' in the form of the FIRST. TWO. CHAPTERS. of Holly Freakin' Hughes. I'm pumped, guys. I am so freakin' pumped for this… Continue reading First Chapters of Holly Freakin’ Hughes REVEALED
Hey y'all. Trying to think of when I last wrote, and I can't exactly remember. That's bad, right? Early dementia? Or am I just too lazy to check this thing and find out for myself? Possibly both, and both are equally as bad. Anywho, I thought I'd take a break from the current project to… Continue reading Empress’s New Groove
I've been told since my near-toddler age that I was a natural born storyteller. I impressed preschool teachers with my ability to give stick figure paintings a story with a beginning, a middle, and an end; an apparently rare ability to find in a child that age. Learning to read and write was a blessing,… Continue reading All You Have Is Your Fire
Two entries in one week. This must be a treat for you, readers. What a time to be alive, am I right? I've been inspired, you see, after a writing stint that possibly took longer than it maybe should have. Because I'm not one of those writers that gives myself X amount of words to… Continue reading Morning Musings