The Thing that Makes Me Laugh Out Loud–My Family #MFRWauthor

FOR THE APRIL SHOWERS BLOG HOP CLICK HERE   This week’s blog topic for the MFRW blog challenge really made me think. What does make me laugh out loud? There are several things that do, but the three stories that immediately came to mind are centered around family. First, would come from my dad. I…

First Kiss Opps! HEARTSTRINGS… SALE $0.99 #MFRWHooks

FOR THE APRIL SHOWERS BLOG HOP CLICK HERE   I’m joined the Marketing for Romance Authors weekly meme BOOK HOOKS.   Here’s my first entry from my Heartstrings, book 1 of the Singing to the Heart series.  Now on sale for $0.99 across all vendors….   “Momma?” They both froze at the softly spoken word….

My Biggest Dream….. #MFRWauthor

FOR THE APRIL SHOWERS BLOG HOP CLICK HERE   As an author who hasn’t made it “big” yet, this topic for the blog challenge is a bit of a no-brainer. I think if you ask any writer, published or not, and they’d tell you they want to their names at the top of the best-seller…

Hanging Out On Social Media #MFRWauthor

This week’s blog topic is an interesting one.  Social Media.  I’m not a “social butterfly” by any stretch of the imagination. I actually dislike most of the social media platforms out there. With that being said, I do love Facebook. I’ve reconnected with so many old friends from high school, past co-workers, and even a…

My Greatest Weakness–Procrastination @MFRWauthor

Last week the topic for the challenge as to describe my greatest strength. This week prompt is to talk about my greatest weakness, and as with naming my strength, coming up with my less desirable trait was hard. But I think figured it out as I’m typing this article late Thursday night to go live…

My Greatest Strength–Determination to Never Give Up #MFRWauthor

Have you ever thought about your greatest strength? What makes you…well…you? This is also a very hard question to answer. After a lot of introspection, I think my greatest strength is my determination to not fail. If any of you have followed me for any time at all, you know I’m dyslexic. My learning disability…

Plotting….A Pantser’s Guide to Writing #MFRWauthor

As a reader, if a story doesn’t have well executed character goals, motivations, and both inner and external conflicts, then most likely you aren’t ever going to finish that story. All writers use the GMC formula in some way to craft a story. Finding these GMCs is a important part of plotting. Some writers use…

My Seven Guilty Pleasures… #MFRWauthor

We all have ’em. The things we do that make us happy. Little things that put a smile on our face as we’re doing them. Here are the seven things that I love that always make me happy when I do them: 1. Taking long, hot, sudsy baths. 2. Sitting on the deck in the…