Tag: YA

Writing Tips & Career Advice

Why I Write YA Fiction

YA Fiction

After someone asked me the other day, “Why do you write YA and not, say, mysteries, romance, or literary fiction,” I realized I’ve never addressed this question on my blog. I’ve written about how I became a writer in a general sense, but not why I chose YA fiction. And it’s a great question. Why …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, News, Updates & Happenings

Weekly News Update & Reading List 03/10/17

Weekly News Update & Reading List 03/10/17

The news this week is… Blissfully nothing. I’ve enjoyed a relaxing week recovering from finishing Hunted Fate. My only work (fiction-wise) has been making some notes on a new, non-Fate related book. I’ve also been cleaning off my desk from six months of work and paper piles (oh, the horror!). Besides that, I’ve been catching …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, News, Updates & Happenings

Weekly News Update & Reading List 03/03/17

Reading List 3/3/17

The library’s slowed down a bit in serving up books this week. Which is good, because I’ve been having trouble keeping up. My reading speed’s gone down since editing fried my brain. This week I only had one new book come in! (If I run out of actual books, I have a Kobo that’s so …

Books, Reading, & Libraries, News, Updates & Happenings

Weekly News Update & Reading List 02/24/17

Weekly News 02/24/17

The big news this week is that Book 3 of the Threads of the Moirae series is done and dusted. I’ve sent it off to Clean Teen Publishing and if there are no major revisions needed, I’ll soon have a publication date for you. Yay! Now I can relax for all of five minutes and …

Books, Reading, & Libraries

Library Haul & Reading List 11/04/16

Library Haul & Reading List 11/04/16

Wouldn’t you know it… The minute NaNoWriMo starts, the floodgates at the library fly open and all of my holds start rolling in. And the books coming in are the ones I was most waiting for, too! Figures. Ah, well. First world problems. Due to NaNoWriMo, there isn’t much other news this week. I’m just …