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Loreena’s Gift Hits #1 on Amazon’s “Hot New Releases”

Filed in News by on May 6, 2016 0 Comments • views: 788
Loreena’s Gift Hits #1 on Amazon’s “Hot New Releases”

I was excited to find today that Loreena’s Gift had hit #1 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases List. Thank you to all the readers out there who have given the book a try. I appreciate it! To read more about the book, you can check out the Amazon page, or my book page here on […]

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KREX News Interview on “Loreena’s Gift”

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KREX News Interview on “Loreena’s Gift”

I was honored to discuss Loreena’s Gift in this news interview with the lovely Lauren Klenda of “KREX News.” Lauren asked me to talk about the book, what happens in it, and the inspiration behind it. It was only a short three minutes, but it was fun! Find the total interview on the KREX link […]

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Thank You Grand Junction Readers—Sell Out Signing at Barnes & Noble

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Thank You Grand Junction Readers—Sell Out Signing at Barnes & Noble

I want to send out a special “thank you” to readers in the Grand Junction, Colorado area. I had a book signing for Loreena’s Gift (Dzanc Books) there on Saturday, April 30th, from 2-4 p.m. The readers in Grand Junction made it a sell-out! Laura Mettauer, the community relations manager at this location, was so […]

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Barnes & Noble Book Signing for “Loreena’s Gift”

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Barnes & Noble Book Signing for “Loreena’s Gift”

I’m excited to have the chance to meet readers at the Grand Junction, Colorado! I’m doing a book signing at Barnes & Noble on April 30th, from 2-4 p.m. This store has been super to work with—very easy, and very organized. I can’t wait to meet some of the great people involved. If you happen […]

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Why NCW is the “Goldilocks” of Writers’ Conferences

Filed in News by on April 28, 2016 3 Comments • views: 1286
Why NCW is the “Goldilocks” of Writers’ Conferences

Have you ever attended an event that you would describe as “just right?” I had the privilege of doing just that last weekend. It was the Northern Colorado Writer’s Conference in Fort Collins, Colorado. I attended this same conference two years ago and had a great time. It Started in 2014 I’ve gone to a […]

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The “Daily Sentinel” Features “Loreena’s Gift”

Filed in News by on April 25, 2016 0 Comments • views: 782
The “Daily Sentinel” Features “Loreena’s Gift”

A big “thank you” to the Daily Sentinel for their recent feature on me and Loreena’s Gift. I’m very grateful to Laurena Davis, editor and writer, for her insights into the story and my writing process. She read the book in record time and asked some very interesting questions that I enjoyed answering. It was challenging, […]

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iO9 Names “Loreena’s Gift” as “Can’t Afford to Miss!”

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iO9 Names “Loreena’s Gift” as “Can’t Afford to Miss!”

I’m excited to share that mega-media website iO9 recently named Loreena’s Gift as one of 20 science fiction and fantasy books “you can’t afford to miss in April.” I didn’t know this was coming. A kind soul caught me on Twitter and alerted me. My publisher, Dzanc Books, has described the book as crossing fantasy […]

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My Next Book—Loreena’s Gift—is Here!

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My Next Book—Loreena’s Gift—is Here!

I’m excited to announce that my second novel, and my first literary work— Loreena’s Gift—is now available for pre-order. All books are special to a writer, each one in its own unique way. I’m particularly excited about this one because it’s published by Dzanc Books, a publisher I’ve admired for awhile for their quality work. […]

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Come See Me! Productivity and the Freelance Life April 22-23, 2016

Filed in News, The Writing Life by on March 20, 2016 0 Comments • views: 930
Come See Me! Productivity and the Freelance Life April 22-23, 2016

I’m excited to announce that I’m going to be teaching two classes at the Northern Colorado Writer’s Conference in Fort Collins, Colorado, April 22-23, 2016. I’ve attended this conference in the past, and was impressed by the great group of people that run the conference. It’s fun, energetic, and inspiring, and includes lots of great […]

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Rise of the Sidenah Honored in New Apple Book Awards

Filed in The Writing Life by on March 6, 2016 0 Comments • views: 906
Rise of the Sidenah Honored in New Apple Book Awards

I’m excited to announce that Rise of the Sidenah was recently honored in the New Apple Book Awards. It was named an Official Selection in the Young Adult Category, one of only three books honored in that category. You can see the winning books on the New Apple website. This is the second award given […]

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These Little Guys Brighten Any Gray Winter Day

Filed in Everyday Life by on January 13, 2016 0 Comments • views: 911
These Little Guys Brighten Any Gray Winter Day

Here in Idaho, we have a lot of bird life, and I never tire of watching them. (Video below in Quicktime. My apologies to Android users who won’t be able to see it—if I do more videos in the future I’ll figure out a better way.) Recently, I had the pleasure of having a group […]

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My Interview with the Grand Junction “Daily Sentinel”

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My Interview with the Grand Junction “Daily Sentinel”

A big “thank you” to the Daily Sentinel for their recent feature on me and Rise of the Sidenah. I’m very grateful to Laurena Davis, editor and writer, for her insightful questions into the story and my writing process, and her kind coverage of Rise of the Sidenah and my efforts with Writing and Wellness. She […]

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