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House Immortal - Giveaways!

House Immortal – Giveaways!

The first book in my new fantasy series, HOUSE IMMORTAL is out today! *yay!* *throws confetti!* HOUSE IMMORTAL is getting some great reviews. Thank you, readers and reviewers–you rock so much! Check out what these excellent people have to say about it: Book Briefs + Giveaway of House Immortal Bookworm Blues Kindle Obsessed + Giveaway […]

Stone Cold is Out! + Free Stuff

Stone Cold is Out! + Free Stuff

STONE COLD is officially out today!  This is book #2 in the Broken Magic series, and I am so excited to share it with you all! *cue the confetti!* If you’d like read some reviews of STONE COLD and interviews with me, check out these blogs that are giving away copies of STONE COLD: here, here, […]

Looking Back at 2013

Looking Back at 2013

Here’s how 2013 shook out for me: Writing Books written: 3               — Hell Bent, Stone Cold, House Immortal Short stories written: 2   — Life Between Dreams, The Lost The Found Books revised: 2               — Hell Bent, Stone Cold Books copy edited: 3       — Cold Copper, Hell Bent, Stone Cold Books proofed: 5              –Dead Iron (mmpb […]

Holiday Happiness

Holiday Happiness

I always say I will shop, clean, decorate, bake, make, and otherwise indulge in holiday joy early every year. Did I get everything done early this year? Not even close. My son, the smart guy that he is, went “first minute shopping” as he called it, and got gifts taken care of in the first […]

This, That, and Other Things

This, That, and Other Things

This: In case you missed it on Twitter and Facebook, I just finished my first felting project!  I used stash wool, but some of the yarn wasn’t 100% wool so not everything felted.  Oops!  However, I still kind of adore this patchwork Wizard’s hat: Specifics: I used Anne Carroll Glimour’s “The Enchanting and Magical Witch […]

Zombie Hat - Knit

Zombie Hat – Knit

The first book in my new urban fantasy spinoff series, HELL BENT will be out soon (November 5th!) I always get nervous before a book release, so I’ve been doing some stress-knitting. When I stress knit, I tend to knit Very Dorky Things.  Often Very Dorky hats. This time, I might have outdone myself. I […]

The Knights who say "Knit!"

The Knights who say “Knit!”

So there are a few really cool crochet patterns for knight’s helms out there, but my crocheting skills are pretty rough. When I got a request to knit a knight’s helm for a nephew’s birthday gift, I thought I’d give a knitted version a go. Here it is: (trust me, it looks better on my […]