Monthly Archives: May 2016


I’ve been tagged for 7x7x7!!!! 1

  The lovely Hetal Avanee tagged me for the 7x7x7 challenge on Twitter. This snippet is from my WIP Called BOUND TO DARKNESS (title will probably change). It’s a YA Steampunk Fantasy with Sci-fi and Greek mythology woven into the story. Here it is!   “Need I remind you what will happen if you fail me?” “That will not be necessary, I am bound to you and I will complete […]


How I Got My Awesome Agents!! 8

Let me take you on my journey that eventually snagged the very best agents for me. This journey started 6 years ago when I was introduced to one of the most popular YA books of all time. Twilight. Before this, I read mysteries, adult fantasy, Dan Brown, Stephen King, and John Grisham. Yeah at that point I had read Harry Potter but that’s about as far into the YA world […]


4 Reasons Why You Should Enter Pitch Wars (Do it! Do it! Do It!) 1

Why? Because… In all seriousness, because… ONE: Get guidance and insight into your manuscript by published/agented authors, editors, or publishing interns. This should be one of the driving forces into why you want to enter Pitch Wars. This contest is not for the faint of heart. This is not a contest where you enter a manuscript you think is perfect in every way. Not to say it shouldn’t be polished […]