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Now Making Book Trailers for the Summer!

While writing book three this summer, I will also be working on book trailer commissions. If you are in need of a book trailer, please contact me and let me know. All trailers will have a flat fee of $75. I will use youtube’s audio swap music tracks unless the author wishes to cover the…

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I Love This Article – Pixar’s 22 Rules of Storytelling

This post was originally posted here and they are not my own.     These rules were originally tweeted by Emma Coates, Pixar’s Story Artist. Number 9 on the list - When you’re stuck, make a list of what wouldn’t happen next – is a great one and can apply to writers in all genres. You admire a character for…

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I Have an Agent!

I also wanted to announce that yesterday I signed with an agent! His name is Eric Ruben and he’s pretty awesomesauce. I’m so excited to actually have an agent, and I look forward to hopefully seeing my career grow even more than it already has. I should also have another good announcement soon to come…so…

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Top Ten Things That Inspire My Writing: Part I

I thought I’d lend everyone an insight into what inspires me to write in general. Then maybe you can tell me what inspires you to write too! 1. My students. They inspire me every moment of my working day. I started to write Young Adult fiction because of them. I always mention one student in…

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New Contest! Can You Find LUMINOSITY in the Store?

Look what Cindi Madsen found at the bookstore! How exciting is this? If you find LUMINOSITY at the bookstore, take a picture and tweet it or post it here for a chance to win some LUMINOSITY swag! You will have until January 2nd to enter to win!  

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Hoodie for the Contest

Hopefully, this one will be printed. It’s hard getting one made because of copyright issues. But, hopefully this one works out, since it’s my favorite so far!   Want this hoodie? Enter the contest here!   …hopefully they don’t put up a fight about this one.          

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Luminosity Release-A-Palooza!

HAPPY RELEASE DAY! Luminosity is now available as an e-book. If you buy it, you can enter to win great prizes! Check out the rafflecopter below! Enjoy! (Proof of purchase will be asked for upon winning.)     a Rafflecopter giveaway

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LUMINOSITY E-Book Release! Happy Halloween! **CONTEST**

That’s right! Luminosity is officially out in e-book form, and ready for YOU to purchase it. :)   If you have an e-reader, you are in luck! So far, Luminosity  has been getting great reviews! Here’s a peek at some that I have posted on my webpage: “This book was so much better than I could…

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My Book Is in the Real World

That’s right. Actual people now have copies of LUMINOSITY (the eARC) to review. This is very scary to me. I am excited, anxious, scared, excited, scared, excited, excited and scared. I think that accurately sums it up! To those of you who have the eARCs, I hope you love it, and happy reading! And for…

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LUMINOSITY Trailer!

For your viewing pleasure! Tell me what you think!       Also, the new Raven Chronicles facebook page is here: The Raven Chronicles Facebook

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