Today Month9Books is revealing the cover and some excerpts for the charity anthology, IN THE BEGINNING, in which I have a story and which releases October 25, 2016! Check out the gorgeous cover and enter to be one of the first readers to receive an eGalley! Title: IN THE BEGINNING: Dark Retellings of Biblical Tales Editors: Laureen P.… Continue reading COVER REVEAL: IN THE BEGINNING
In the spring of 2016, I took ENG 385: Multicultural Young Adult Literature. I took the class because I love YA lit and it satisfied an “around the world” literature requirement, and I knew I would enjoy it, but I didn’t know how much I would learn. As I read all of the books assigned… Continue reading 9 Bite-Sized Reviews of Multicultural Young Adult “Classics”
It’s time to talk about an event that holds a special place in my heart: Animazement. For the past half-decade of my life, I’ve explained to people that I have this strange little hobby of making costumes based on fictional characters, and then wearing those costumes to conventions. Mostly the conversation goes like this: Me:… Continue reading On Animazement 2016: Cosplay, Community, and Panels–Oh My!
April, AKA Hell Month, prevented me from doing any link rounding-up, so here’s what I was reading in between working on all my final papers. Indie Authors Self-Publishing Myths: Busted Free Kindle Book Submission Tool How Much Does it Cost to Self-Publish a Book? Data from the Reedsy Marketplace SCAMAZON: Amazon Kindle Unlimited Scammers Netting… Continue reading March/April Writer’s Links: Self-Pub Myths, Writing Routines, Pay the F**cking Writers, & Game of Thrones
The following article, written by me, was originally posted at FreshU.io under the same title on July 6th, 2016. I am reposting it now as a “wildcard” post because fall registration is coming up soon for many students, and I figured it would be helpful for those who haven’t seen it before. Minor updates and… Continue reading MyEdu.com: A Must-Have College Tool
For me and my fellow college students, registration is just around the corner. (For my friends at UNCW, it begins April 4th!) I know that registration is a stressful time for many students, so in order to (hopefully) combat that, I’ve put together a checklist for registration.
Two of the things I spend way too much time on include online shopping and doting on my cat. Yesterday these two things happened to combine, and I thought, “what a great opportunity to share charming nonsense about my life on my blog?” (Isn’t that what a blog is for?)
This is so late at night for a blog post, but dammit, I promised I’d do at least two a week, and I’m going to do at least two a week.
As of yesterday, I can finally publicly announce some exciting news that I have been sitting on for almost a year.
I want to try to do one of these every two weeks or so… this first one contains almost a month’s worth of links. Without further ado: